Texas A&M AgriLife Extension in Austin and Colorado counties are partnering with Texas Parks and Wildlife to host a Feathers, Furs, and Farming program on August 11, 2023. The focus of this program will center around Advice on Public and Private Hunting Lands. Topics covered will include Hunting Safety and Laws; Navigating Hunting Leases – Do’s and Don’ts; Public Hunting Opportunities in Texas; and Ask the Game Warden. Our speakers include personal from Texas Parks and Wildlife, a practicing attorney with a passion for helping landowners navigate hunting leases, and a local Game Warden. For the session on ask the Game Warden we encourage attendees to submit their questions to either the Austin or Colorado County Extension office prior to the event.
The event will be held at the Weimar Civic Center located at 1754 IH-10, Weimar, TX 78962. Registration will be from 1:00 -1:30 pm with the program beginning at 1:30 pm and concluding at 5 pm. Cost of attendance is $15 per person or $20 per couple. If you have any questions, please call the Austin County Extension Office at 979-865-2072, the Colorado County Extension Office at 979-732-2082, or TPWD Wildlife Biologist for Colorado County at 979-732-3458, or TPWD Wildlife Biologist for Austin County at 832-595-8999.