Texas Department of Agriculture ( DOA Texas )

DOA Texas

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The Texas Legislature established the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) in 1907. The agency's key objectives are to promote production agriculture, consumer protection, economic development and healthy living. The agriculture commissioner oversees the agency and is elected every four years. The current commissioner, Todd Staples, was first elected in 2006 and re-elected to a second term in 2010.

DOA Texas press release, blog etc

11/21/2017 - 17:35 Texas Agriculture Memorial Day Honors Those Who Lost Their Lives in Agriculture Community in 2017 (11/21/2017)
11/16/2017 - 11:08 Texas Agriculture Memorial Day (Nov. 21) Honors Those Who Gave so Much to Agriculture Community (11/16/2017)
11/07/2017 - 18:03 Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller Honors Texas Farm and Ranch Families at 42nd Annual Family Land Heritage Ceremony (11/7/2017)
10/11/2017 - 12:50 Commissioner Miller Honors Student Art Contest Winners (10/11/2017)
10/09/2017 - 12:15 COMMISSIONER MILLER KICKS OFF NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH WEEK
10/03/2017 - 16:17 Commissioner Miller Kicks Off Annual Local Products Challenge (10/3/2017)
09/29/2017 - 15:40 STATE FAIR OF TEXAS, GO TEXAN PAVILION OFFICIALLY OPEN FOR FAIRGOERS
09/28/2017 - 16:31 COMMISSIONER MILLER ANNOUNCES STAR FUND DONATIONS DURING 2017 STATE FAIR
09/27/2017 - 17:09 Commissioner Miller Kicks Off Texas Farm Fresh Jump With Jill Tour (9/27/2017)
09/20/2017 - 12:28 Texas Department of Agriculture Connects Texans in Need Through CACFP (9/20/2017)
09/13/2017 - 11:59 Commissioner Miller Coordinates Donation for Hurricane First Responders (9/13/2017)
09/02/2017 - 13:12 Commissioner Miller Visits Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts (9/2/2017)
08/31/2017 - 12:08 Commissioner Miller Calls for Donations to STAR Fund After Hurricane Harvey (8/31/2017)
08/30/2017 - 11:24 Commissioner Miller Authorizes School Meals at No Cost in Federal Disaster Areas (8/30/2017)
08/29/2017 - 11:41 Texas Department of Agriculture Responds to Hurricane Harvey (8/29/2017)
08/07/2017 - 13:56 Commissioner Miller releases skimmer education video (8/7/2017)
07/31/2017 - 09:00 Texas Water Smart Gazebo Dedicated in Pottsboro (7/31/2017)
07/31/2017 - 07:48 Texas Water Smart Garden Dedicated in Palestine (7/31/2017)