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Texas Legislature 2019

Texas picklers get a victory from the Legislature

A proposal on its way to Gov. Greg Abbott would make it easier for pickled beets, carrots and other produce to be sold at farmers markets alongside pickled cucumbers.

Anita McHaney displays a photo of her beets and carrots. She and her husband stopped farming after learning that they could …

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

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Virginia and Roy Cox sit underneath the tree on their property in Hearne, Texas, where they made the tough decision to stop …
Anita and Jim McHaney stopped farming after learning that they could not sell pickled beets. The McHaneys were farming beets…

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