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 – Designation of two endowed positions in the Texas A&M University department of ecosystem science and management are the cornerstone for a new savanna research initiative. Dr. Tom Boutton, Regents Professor and Texas A&M AgriLife Senior Faculty Fellow in the department, has been awarded the Sid Kyle Endowed Chair in Arid and Semi-Arid […] The post Sid Kyle Endowments announced at Texas A&M appeared first on AgriLife Today.
DALLAS -- Lani Williams has joined the Better Living for Texans state office team as the BLT regional program manager for the 44-county East Region of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Williams, based at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 17360 Coit Road in Dallas, started her new position March 15. The […] The post Lani Williams joins Better Living for Texans state office team appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – Consumers might see a slight rise in egg prices as the Easter holiday approaches due to increased demand for baking and dyed eggs, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Craig Coufal, AgriLife Extension poultry specialist, College Station, said eggs are plentiful and prices are low as we near the […] The post Texas Crop and Weather Report — March 28 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SONORA – Heritage, Homestead and Habitat will be the theme of the upcoming Neighbors Meeting Neighbors field day at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research Station at Sonora from 9 a.m.-3 p.m April 22. The station is on Texas Highway 55 between Sonora and Rocksprings. The day will include a variety of ranch-related educational […] The post Texas A&M AgriLife program at Sonora April 22 stresses neighboring appeared first on AgriLife Today.
CANADIAN – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Hemphill County will be hosting the third annual Beef Cattle Conference and Ag Tour on April 25-26 in the Jones Pavilion, 1101 N. Sixth St. in Canadian. “This beef cattle conference addresses the huge market swings of the industry giving producers strategies and information on how […] The post Beef Cattle Conference and Ag Tour set April 25-26 in Canadian appeared first on AgriLife Today.