Beehive, Floydada Futures win best floats at HOCO parade

  FLOYDADA — Hundreds gathered in downtown Floydada for a new annual tradition Tuesday night — a homecoming parade and community pep rally. The Beehive and the Floydada Futures softball team tied for first place in the

Brazil confirms two cases of BSE in cattle

DENVER — The U.S. cattle industry can vividly recall the events of December 2003, also known as the “cow that stole Christmas.” It started with a Holstein in Washington state that tested positive for Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy,

USDA opens comment period for cell-based meat alternatives

WASHINGTON — Even as products like the Impossible Burger and Beyond Meat have been expanding in restaurants and grocery store shelves, the debate on how to label these “alternative” products continues. Though most alternative meat products available

TRAVEL TIME: Puerto Vallarta

        Editor’s Note: Our series on pandemic travel continues with Tony’s top tips for Puerto Vallarta. This is the second story in the series.   Traveling during a pandemic can be a challenge, but