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New Texas A&M AgriLife facility trains pest control pros – AgriLife Today

DALLAS – A new training facility for pest management professionals has opened its doors at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, Dallas, where entomologists converted a graduate student dormitory into what they now call “ground zero for pest control training in Texas.” The facility is called IPM Experience House after the science-based approach […]

Don’t forget to include animals when preparing for emergencies – AgriLife Today

COLLEGE STATION — June is National Pet Preparedness Month, providing an opportunity for people to learn how to plan for pet safety during a disaster or emergency, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. “If you need to evacuate your home due to a disaster or other emergency, it’s important to also consider what you […]

College Station laboratory celebrates grand opening 

On April 19, the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory (TVMDL) celebrated the grand opening of the new, 93,000 sq ft College Station laboratory and agency headquarters. In 1967, the Texas Legislature created TVMDL and for 50 years the agency has helped protect animal and human health through diagnostics by working hand in hand with […]

New ag law podcast available from AgriLife Extension – AgriLife Today

AMARILLO – All things relating to agricultural law can soon be found with a click of a button as Tiffany Dowell Lashmet begins a new podcast called “Ag Law in the Field.” Tiffany Dowell Lashmet is starting a new Ag Law podcast. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo) Dowell Lashmet, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agricultural […]