Texas may be known best for its oil but agriculture is big business there. Approximately 14% of Texans work in agriculture and the industry adds about $36.4 billion to the state?s economy each year. The state has more ranches and farms than most of the rest of the country. While ranches are traditionally thought about in terms of agriculture needs, but more and more people are looking to spend their vacation on a horse ranch. To understand the new trend it is important to know the difference between a ranch and a farm. Food is grown on both and they both take up a lot of land but there are differences. Farm land is used mostly for crops and dairy cows. The cows are kept in pens and are not killed for meat but kept healthy to produce milk. Continue Reading No Comments
Cities will always have an exciting appeal and fast pace, but many potential homeowners are considering making a drastic step: leaving jobs and homes in bigger cities and opting to make a go of it in more rural areas. Not only are farms popular, but many city dwellers are looking for a luxury ranch for sale.
A luxury ranch may have hunting land for sale that is attached to the ranch itself. Hosting travelers who want to get in some hunting time during hunting season is a firm source of income for the luxury ranch. A horse ranch for sale that offers hunting land, some creeks or small rivers, and room for farming or large-scale gardening can be very appealing to homeowners who have