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.
TYLER -- The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Smith County will continue its East Texas Garden Lecture Series at 9 a.m. Nov. 12 at the Tyler Rose Garden, 420 Rose Park Drive in Tyler. Dr. Jared Barnes, assistant professor in the Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture at Stephen F. Austin State University […] The post East Texas Garden Lecture Series set for Nov. 12 in Tyler appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Nithya Rajan and her colleagues believe organic grain and soybean crops have an enormous opportunity to satisfy demand for specialty feed for a growing niche livestock industry in Texas. Rajan, a Texas A&M AgriLife Research crop physiologist in the soil and crop sciences department at College Station, recently received a three-year, […] The post Texas A&M leading organic grain crop study appeared first on AgriLife Today.
CENTERVILLE -- The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Texas Riparian and Stream Ecosystem Education Program will host a workshop from 8 a.m-4 p.m. Nov. 9 in Centerville for area residents interested in improving stream and riparian areas along the Navasota River. The morning session will be on the third floor of the County Annex II Building, […] The post Riparian, stream ecosystem workshop set for Nov. 9 in Centerville appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AUSTIN –The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Lower Colorado River Authority will present a Landscape Irrigation System Evaluation Workshop Nov. 16 in Austin. The workshop will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the LCRA Dalchau Service Center, 3503 Montopolis Drive. This workshop is for licensed landscape irrigation professionals, water professionals, water conservation coordinators and […] The post Irrigation evaluation workshop Nov. 16 in Austin could help attendees save water, money appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION — Three former students have been chosen Outstanding Alumni, and three others are being honored with the Outstanding Early Career Alumni Award by the Texas A&M University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. The Outstanding Alumni honor went to Don Kaspar of Shiner, Dr. Fred Thornberry of College Station and Steven Lastovica of […] The post College of Agriculture and Life Sciences names outstanding alumni for 2016 appeared first on AgriLife Today.