I'm not in West Texas but there is a really useful Facebook page called West Texas vegetable gardening or gardeners which might be super appropriate for your area if you're not already a championship vegetable gardener.
I grew up in Fisher and Jones County. We were in Rotan a few years, kept a two acre market garden, goats and pigs. It was too hot for the pigs. We used lots of old hay in the garden. It wouldn't grow very good until we had at least 4-5 inches of compost on the ground. And we couldn't use cattle panels to trellis anything, the panels got to hot.
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