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.
OVERTON – Not all Bermuda grasses are created equal, but varieties are often confused as their own separate species, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, AgriLife Extension forage specialist, Overton, said she receives numerous calls each year regarding Bermuda grasses by producers who are confused about warm-season grass species and […] The post AgriLife Extension expert talks Bermuda grass 101 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
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.