SAN ANTONIO – Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Healthy Lawns and Healthy Waters Program is hosting two residential rainwater harvesting and turf management trainings in Boerne and San Antonio on Sept. 20 and 21, respectively. The first training, in collaboration with the Upper Cibolo Creek Watershed Partnership, will be from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Sept. 20 […] The post Rainwater harvesting, turf management training Sept. 20-21 in Boerne, San Antonio appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANTONIO — The Texas Well Owner Network is hosting a water well screening Sept. 18 in San Antonio to give area residents the opportunity to have their well water tested. The screening will be from 8:30-10 a.m. in the conference room at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service for Bexar County, 3355 Cherry Ridge […] The post Private water well screening set for Sept. 18 in San Antonio appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION - A team of researchers have received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to create guidelines to better assist rural military veteran business owners. Dr. Craig Carpenter, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist in College Station, is leading a group looking to identify business entrepreneurship opportunities for rural U.S. […] The post AgriLife Extension economist leads rural military entrepreneurship study appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Peyton Smith was soaring through the skies before she could drive, but it’s what is on the ground, or beneath the ground, that grabbed her fascination and led to her latest position with Texas A&M University. “I received my private pilot’s license the last year of high school and was enrolled […] The post New Texas A&M soil scientist aims research at global change effects on carbon sequestration appeared first on AgriLife Today.
GEORGETOWN -- The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present the Wilco Forage and Brush Management Workshop Aug. 29 in Georgetown. Registration will be from 8:30-9 a.m. with the workshop from 9 a.m. to noon at the AgriLife Extension office, 3151 Southeast Inner Loop. The cost is $15 per person, and donuts and refreshments are […] The post Forage, brush management workshop slated for Aug. 29 in Georgetown appeared first on AgriLife Today.