100 Opportunities to Give: We have selected 100 giving opportunities that will make significant impact at the College in 2011. Opportunities range from naming the Agriculture and Life Sciences Building ($25,000,000); to endowed scholarship support ($25,000); to membership in the Centennial Society ($10,000); to joining the COADC ($1,000).
Centennial Endowments: All endowments established in 2011 will, if the donor wishes, be labeled as Centennial Endowments. Donors will be recognized with special centennial recognition pieces. Call the College development office for additional details at 979-847-9314.
COLLEGE STATION -- Five books were named winners of 2017 Growing Good Kids Book Awards at the National Children and Youth Gardening Symposium in Vancouver, Washington this week. “We are excited to have a record number of award-winning titles this year,” said Randy Seagraves, curriculum director for the International Junior Master Gardener Program, administered by […] The post Growing Good Kids Book Awards winners announced appeared first on AgriLife Today.
LUBBOCK – A Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist is advising West Texas cotton farmers to remain vigilant in their hunt for bollworms. “I haven’t come across any significant bollworm activity in the region yet,” said Dr. Suhas Vyavhare of Lubbock. “But blooming cotton coupled with new growth following recent rains in our area makes […] The post West Texas cotton producers should be on the lookout for bollworms appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service melon trials at the San Antonio Food Bank not only provided produce for those in need,but also important information for Texas agricultural producers. “We’ve been conducting these trials at the Urban Farm of the San Antonio Food Bank for four years,” said David Rodriguez, Texas A&M […] The post Watermelon trial provides useful information for Texas producers appeared first on AgriLife Today.
OVERTON – Beef cattle producers hoping to cut costs and maximize winter grazing should attend an Aug. 24 program in Overton focused on reducing winter feeding with stockpiled forages and winter pasture, coordinators said. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service program will be presented by Dr. Jason Banta, AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist, and Dr. […] The post Winter grazing program set Aug. 24 in Overton appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANGELO – Plans are fast coming together for the Texas Section Society for Range Management annual meeting Oct. 11-13 in San Angelo and organizers urge members and prospective members to mark their calendar for the statewide event. Activities will center around the San Angelo’s McNease Convention Center, 501 Rio Concho Drive with the nearby […] The post Texas Section Society for Range Management sets Oct. 11-13 annual meeting in San Angelo appeared first on AgriLife Today.