Proposed Highway Could Put an Organic Farmer Out of Business

Miller runs one of the oldest organic farms in Texas. Millberg Farm grows everything from his famous multiplying green onions, to tigger melons, to organic pecans.

But progress could end his lifestyle and livelihood. Hays County Commissioners and TxDOT want to expand FM 150 from Interstate 35 to Highway 290 to create a trans-county corridor that bypasses downtown Kyle and moves traffic.

"I understand his concern and here again, that's the whole reason Hays County is going through the process it's going through to get public input because I don't think I or commissioner Jones are out there wanting to do things that don't fit the best opportunity for our citizens because that's a little contrary to what I feel like our elected responsibility is," Whisenant said.

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Contributed by Yichun Tu

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