Learning How To Prepare For Drought In Montague Co.

Residents in Montague Co. will get a chance to learn more about preparing for extreme drought in times of heat crisis in Texoma.

The Montague County Livestock Committee and Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative are hosting a drought strategies meeting tonight at 6 PM at the community room in Bowie. At the gathering, officials will educate citizens on how to manage pastures and condition markers needed to sustain cattle herds.

An economist with the Texas Agrilife Extension will also give residents an economic look at the future of markets and decisions growers will need to make while members with Winfield Solutions will help to update weed strategies with new ways to fight the battle against severe drought.