Space limited, open to incoming third through fifth graders The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present the Wild Kids Camp June 20-23 in Fredericksburg. The four-day camp is open to incoming third through fifth graders. It will be held from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. each day, with drop off starting at 7:45 a.m. The camp... Read More → The post Registration open for Wild Kids Camp June 20-23 in Fredericksburg appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Events to be held in Beeville, Falfurrias, Robstown, Kingsville, Benavides The Texas Well Owner Network is hosting several “Well Informed” water well screenings and “Well Educated” trainings in early June. These events will give residents of Bee, Brooks, Duval, Kendy, Kleberg and Nueces counties the opportunity to have their well water screened and to learn more about... Read More → The post Private water well testing, trainings set for early June appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Building of new, $30 million home to AgriLife Research, AgriLife Extension to take place on West Texas A&M campus The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center of Amarillo will move to Canyon to complete an agricultural research, education and outreach powerhouse on the West Texas A&M University campus. Funding for the new, $30 million... Read More → The post Texas A&M AgriLife announces official move of facilities from Amarillo to Canyon appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AgriLife Extension program has water-saving tips for landscapes, more The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Travis County will continue its 2022 horticultural education series with the webinar “Water Conservation for Austin Home Landscapes, Today and Tomorrow.” The free virtual program will be presented on the Zoom format from 10 a.m. to noon June 8,... Read More → The post Austin-area water conservation focus of June 8 webinar appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AgriLife Research utilizing drone data to speed up breeding Rice researchers at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research Center at Beaumont have begun a project that utilizes unmanned aerial vehicle, UAV, data to speed up rice cultivar selection and breeding. The team will use UAVs to capture real-time images of rice crops, extract crop phenotypic traits... Read More → The post Digital rice selection technology appeared first on AgriLife Today.