South Texas Land and Ranch Information | Texas Land and Ranch Ownership Resources

The south Texas land and ranch market area includes the following 34 counties in Texas:

Aransas

Atascosa

Bee

Bexar

Brooks

Cameron

Comal

Dimmit

Duval

Frio

Goliad

Guadalupe

Hidalgo

Jim Hogg

Jim Wells

Karnes

Kenedy

Kleberg

La Salle

Live Oak

Maverick

McMullen

Medina

Nueces

Real

Refugio

San Patricio

Starr

Uvalde

Webb

Willacy

Wilson

Zapata

Zavala

 

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A blight on the land of most ranch-owners in Texas is feral hog overpopulation. This post is an overview of wild pigs and their effects on the land you own or are looking to own.

  

Not only do they tear up the land, but feral hogs can spread E Coli and other diseases to humans and other animals, kill native species, and contaminate water sources. This invasive species can thrive in 79% of Texas and their population continues to increase exponentially. A study from 2004 estimated that Texas had around $52 million in damages annually resulting from feral hogs. Now, that estimation reaches as high as $1.5 billion nationwide. Needless to say, their presence within Texas is detrimental to ranching and landowning.

To get an idea of the scope of

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