The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Nueces and San Patricio counties will hold a Field Crop Symposium on Jan. 7 in Corpus Christi. The symposium will take place from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 10345 Texas Highway 44. An optional Auxin Training Workshop will be offered... Read More → The post Field Crop Symposium slated for Jan. 7 in Corpus Christi appeared first on AgriLife Today.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has hired Mark Zoeller to be the agriculture and natural resources agent for Schleicher County. Zoeller will start Jan. 1. “Mark will be a real asset to AgriLife Extension and Schleicher County,” said Marty Gibbs, District 7 AgriLife Extension administrator, San Angelo. “I think his education and experience will... Read More → The post Zoeller hired as AgriLife Extension agent for Schleicher County appeared first on AgriLife Today.
From the Ground Up – Connecting Agriculture & Health is scheduled for Jan. 14 at the Waco Convention Center, 100 Washington Ave. in Waco. The conference, which will be held from 8:50 a.m. to 4 p.m., is for health professionals, registered dieticians, registered nurses, educators and students. Cost is $50 by Jan. 8 and $25... Read More → The post From the Ground Up Conference offered for health professionals Jan. 14 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Candles, old electrical wiring and Christmas trees are among the possible fire safety hazards in the home during the holidays. The post Make home fire safety a holiday priority appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Texas’ Cotton Belt experienced tough 2019 Producers in Texas’ Cotton Belt reported lower than expected yields as a result of a tough beginning, middle and end to the 2019 growing season, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Jourdan Bell, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension agronomist, Amarillo, said the 2019 season started “rough” for cotton producers... Read More → The post Texas Crop and Weather Report – Dec. 4, 2019 appeared first on AgriLife Today.