Twisted Willow Outfitters LLC is owned and operated by Ronnie Vanicek, a 1978 A&M graduate and recent retiree from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).
With a degree in Agronomy and 33 plus years of service with the NRCS “Helping People Help The Land”, Ron has gained a vast amount of experience and knowledge in dealing with the natural resources throughout the state of Texas.
Ron’s career with the NRCS allowed him to gain experience and knowledge about the states natural resources from here in west Texas to the south Texas brush country. During his career, Ron assisted landowners in planning and applying conservation practices and management on several hundred thousand acres of range, pasture,wildlife and cropland. During his career, Ron received extensive and detailed training and experience in managing for wildlife, range and pasture forage production and management, brush management, erosion control, forage establishment, No-Till farming techniques, cultural resources, and water management.
Ron is a Certified Professional Agronomist, Texas and National Certified Crop Advisor and lifelong hunter, fisherman, outdoorsman and has owned, operated and managed his own livestock operations in west Texas.
In 1997, Ron was presented the “Soil Conservationist of Texas” award by the Sportsmen Conservationist of Texas (SCOT), for his efforts and work in educating the landowners about wildlife management and the need for improving their properties for better wildlife quality and production.
In 2008, he was recognized by the Texas Chapter of Quail Unlimited for his work helping landowners to reestablish and develop habitat for Bobwhite quail in the Southern Rolling Plains.
Ron is available for consulting on a variety of natural resource needs and has access to other certified professionals to help him help landowners maximize their lands potential for whatever they wish to improve on.
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