COLLEGE STATION -- Financial pressure and time restrictions are often the top stressors during the holidays, but there are ways to reduce that stress, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. “You can reduce your holiday stress by making a budget and adequately planning your holiday shopping and family time,” said Dr. Joyce Cavanagh, […] The post Don’t let stress dampen the holiday spirit appeared first on AgriLife Today.
DALLAS - Dr. Jeanmarie Verchot has been named resident director for the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center-Dallas effective Dec. 1, according to Dr. Craig Nessler, Texas A&M AgriLife Research director in College Station. Verchot was professor of entomology and plant pathology at Oklahoma State University. “Dr. Verchot’s experience as a researcher as well […] The post Verchot named resident director for Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center-Dallas appeared first on AgriLife Today.
LEMING -- The Atascosa Extension Wildlife and Fisheries Committee will host a Wildlife Tax Valuation/Birds and Pollinators workshop Dec. 8 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Atascosa County. The program will be from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at 25 E. 5th St. in Leming. Registration will be from 8:30-9 a.m. “Rick Parker from […] The post Wildlife Tax Valuation workshop set Dec. 8 in Leming appeared first on AgriLife Today.
WACO - New trends in cotton production, plus a policy update from the National Cotton Council, will be part of the Blackland Income Growth Conference cotton session Dec. 13. The conference will be held at the Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd. in Waco, and is sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and […] The post BIG Conference cotton session to feature new production trends appeared first on AgriLife Today.
KENEDY--The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Texas Riparian and Stream Ecosystem Education Program will host a free workshop from 8:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dec. 7 in Kenedy for area residents interested in land and water stewardship in the lower San Antonio River watershed. The morning session will be at the Kenedy City Auditorium, 303 W. Main St. […] The post Riparian, stream ecosystem workshop set for Dec. 7 in Kenedy appeared first on AgriLife Today.