Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, email@example.com Contact: Judy Gully, 325-653-4576, firstname.lastname@example.org SAN ANGELO – Judy Gully, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service regional program leader for the agency’s West Region, will complete her 23-year career with the agency on Aug. 31. Gully has led the family and consumer sciences programming efforts […] The post Gully retires after 23-year AgriLife Extension career appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, email@example.com Contact: Scott Anderson, 325-646-0386, firstname.lastname@example.org BROWNWOOD – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a pair of Zika educational programs for the public on Aug. 29 in Brown County. The first program, sponsored by the City of Brownwood, will be at 4 p.m. at the Adams Street Community […] The post AgriLife Extension sets two public Zika educational programs in Brown County Aug. 29 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, email@example.com COLLEGE STATION — The importance of a breeding soundness exam in herd bulls can prevent costly revenue losses, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Stan Bevers, AgriLife Extension economist in Vernon, shared the data from a large New Mexico ranch recently during the 62nd Texas A&M Beef […] The post Breeding soundness exams can prevent a financial wreck at the ranch appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Research reveals porcupines prominent in many South Central Texas caves Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, firstname.lastname@example.org Contacts: Dr. Roel Lopez, 210-277-0292, email@example.com Andrea Montalvo, 210-687-8898, firstname.lastname@example.org COLLEGE STATION — Researchers studying the impact of small mammals on cave habitats with endangered invertebrate species got a prickly surprise when they discovered large numbers of porcupines parading in […] The post Who’s been sleeping in my cave? appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Retailers express need for locally grown produce Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, email@example.com Contact: Dr. Bill McCutchen, 979-845-8486, firstname.lastname@example.org AMARILLO – Texas retailers want locally grown produce, and Texas A&M AgriLife is working to make that happen. Dr. Bill McCutchen, Texas A&M AgriLife Research executive associate director in College Station, and Joseph Bunting, United Supermarkets produce […] The post Texas A&M working with industry to strengthen vegetable production program appeared first on AgriLife Today.