- Category: General Interest
- Published: Monday, July 02 2012 09:00
- Written by News Service
MISSION — Sunflowers are blooming in Hidalgo County and sugar cane is being actively irrigated.
According to Texas AgriLife Extenstion experts, growers in Hidalgo County are preparing to harvest sunflowers and grain sorghum as well as actively irrigating sugarcane, cotton and citrus crops. Over in Willacy County cotton began opening and 75 percent of sorghum was harvested.