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Foodways Texas Barbecue Camp: Top Takeaways

Lessons learned the delicious way

Co-op People

Much Appreciated

Farmers EC employee knows all about the public’s fondness for linemen


Farm Bureau Radio

Broadcaster’s familiar voice characterizes a life in radio

Texas USA

LED Bulbs for the Birds

Increased egg production makes high-tech lighting worth the investment


Trash Talk in Bandera

Some of the topics we looked into while you were reading last month’s issue

Co-ops At Work

Co-ops Network

Mid-South Synergy makes renewable energy available to members

Texas History

Blizzard of 1957

Howling winds drive deep drifts across Panhandle


35 on 35

Fascinating food, history and popular culture lure travelers along Interstate 35


Open Hearts

Co-op knitting network draws attention to deadly defects


The Top Spot

Competitions and camaraderie make 42 the state’s official domino game

TCP Kitchen

Berry Delicious

Bite-sized gems are great for baking and cooking, if you can keep your hands off them long enough

TCP Kitchen

Spring Vegetable Salads

Texas gardens yield asparagus, radishes, peas, lettuce, herbs and more for tasty salads

TCP Kitchen

Ragin’ Cajun

Mardi Gras time! Laissez les bons temps rouler! (Let the good times roll!)

TCP Kitchen

Breakfast for Dinner

When the most important meal of the day is too delish to eat just once

Hit the Road

Aisles of Blue

Visitors get to pick their own at Moorhead’s Blueberry Farm near Conroe

Hit the Road

Texas on a Grand Stage

Palo Duro Canyon State Park features natural majesty and theatric pageantry

Hit the Road

Mario Lives

National Videogame Museum in Frisco showcases decades of gaming history

Hit the Road

The Baron’s Burg

Brilliant, resilient spirit of Bastrop is on full display


FAQ for High-Wire Heroes

Questions for—and answers from—your co-op’s linemen


Tips for Tool Time

Practice power tool safety

Energy Safety

Space Heater Safety

Following precautions can help prevent accidents and fires

Energy Efficiency

Energy Savings for Every Season

Keep the heat in now and stay cool during the warm months