*Free Event* REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Challenges & Opportunities for Rural Land in the Coastal Bend Sign Up Today Friday, January 19, 2018 8:30am–3:00pm Bay City Civic Center 201 Seventh Street Bay City, Tx 77414 Lunch will be provided for this...Read More
Please save the date for TALT’s 10th Anniversary Celebration at the historic McFaddin Ranch - McFaddin, TX Friday, March 9, 2018 6:00 Cocktails, 7:30 dinner Registration $80/person Featuring live music by the Jerry James Band Hosted By: Julie & Bob McCan Lisa...Read More
What Others Are Saying
Texas is losing agricultural land faster than any other state in the nation. The size of Texas disguises the urgency of the problem because it seems like we’ve got a lot of land. But if this trend continues, we could wake up one day and see that it has gone too far. What will we do then?
The woman who was the ranch’s second owner had witnessed the impact of oil and gas development on the land of her childhood and she never forgot the changes that development brought. It was her wish that this ranch would stay the way it was – and we wanted the same thing. We enacted the conservation easement to keep it as open space forever.