Success Stories

La Feria Library

City of La Feria Celebrates Library Grant Re-Opening

City of La Feria officials celebrated the Grand Re-Opening of the Bailey H. Dunlap Memorial Public Library.

The City of la Feria has a population of 7,302 who will now have access to a state of the art computer lab and community meeting/training room.

Organic Food Hub for South Central Texas and beyond

As we are becoming more conscious of our environment and the food we eat, more people are turning to organic foods. Organic foods have become a widely sought commodity in the past few years.

There is a growing cluster of organic farmers in South Texas.  Unfortunately, it seems only the… more

Horsch manufacturing plant

New manufacturing plant creates jobs and exports

Despite the national attention on North Dakota’s energy development, agriculture has consistently been the state's main industry. Thanks to USDA Rural Development’s support for business lending, local growers will now have the option to purchase farm machinery and equipment made… more