longhorn is important to the cattle industry not its meat really long horns were called 8-pound burgers, cause they were mostly muscle and bone. the cattle industry used the horns on a longhorn for things, such as buttons, cups, decorations, furniture and most definitely weapons
the Spindletop oil boom affected the local economy and national oil prices, cause the oil outpaced the national demand the discovery of the huge oil fields . in 1902 more than 17millon barrels were produced. the price of oil was lowered to 3 cents a barrel
new technology helped farmers in 1840. farmers used machinery to help with the plow. they also used a thresher which separateds the grains or seeds from the plants .