AUSTIN -- The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Travis County will conduct a 4-H Family and Community Health Workshop from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 6 at its offices at 1600-B Smith Road, Austin. The workshop is free and open to youth 8 to 18 years old. “This program will address two separate but […] The post Family, community health workshop set for June 6 in Austin appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AUSTIN --The Texas Water Resources Institute, or TWRI, is hosting a Fundamentals of Developing a Water Quality Monitoring Plan workshop June 4-5 in Austin for watershed coordinators and other water professionals. The TWRI is part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas […] The post Fundamentals of developing water quality monitoring plan focus of Austin workshop appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION - The 64th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 6-8 at Texas A&M University in College Station will highlight a cattle market outlook as well as issues affecting beef producers. The short course is the largest beef cattle educational event in the country and attracts more than 1,600 beef cattle producers from […] The post 64th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 6-8 in College Station appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – U.S. corn producers may be seeing a light at the end of the tunnel related to the ongoing Syngenta class action suit, and many are trying to figure out how to proceed, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist in Amarillo. “I’ve been receiving many phone calls and the main questions have […] The post Corn producers receiving Syngenta litigation settlement notices have options appeared first on AgriLife Today.
WESLACO - With ticks posing an ongoing threat to Texas’ cattle industry and mosquitoes causing challenging human health diseases such as Zika virus, a consortium of public health experts met at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Weslaco to hear the latest research and offer potential solutions. Texas A&M AgriLife Research and […] The post Tackling mosquito, tick problems in Texas appeared first on AgriLife Today.