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Texas: Sugarcane Aphid Management – Late Season Infestation – Video and Conference Presentations

Texas: Sugarcane Aphid Management – Late Season Infestation – Video and Conference Presentations

👤From Sorghum Checkoff 🕔Oct 20, 2017

The Sorghum Checkoff released a new video for sugarcane aphid management focusing on how to treat for the aphid late in the season. Agronomist Brent Bean, Ph.D., shares tips on herbicides, insecticides and how to protect your yield. Watch the

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Texas: Cotton, Grain Risk Management and Marketing Workshop, Victoria, Dec. 5

Texas: Cotton, Grain Risk Management and Marketing Workshop, Victoria, Dec. 5

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 19, 2017

A cotton and grain risk management and marketing workshop will be held from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Victoria Educational Gardens Pavilion, 333 Bachelor Drive in Victoria. Cost is $20 at the door and includes lunch. “This is

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Texas Plains: Cotton Needs More Heat Units, Sorghum Still at Risk from Sugarcane Aphids

Texas Plains: Cotton Needs More Heat Units, Sorghum Still at Risk from Sugarcane Aphids

👤By Blayne Reed, Texas AgriLife Extension Agent for Hale, Swisher, and Floyd Counties 🕔Oct 19, 2017

General Status For the past few weeks or so we had been socked in with moisture and cool temperatures, only to finally come out of the pattern into frosty and cold conditions. Finally, we are seeing clear skies and a

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Texas Field Reports: Conditions Cause Concern for High Plains Corn Producers

Texas Field Reports: Conditions Cause Concern for High Plains Corn Producers

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Corn producers in the High Plains wait out wet weather and potentially problematic conditions as global commodity market conditions worsen for U.S. producers, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr. Jourdan Bell, AgriLife Extension agronomist, Amarillo, said rain

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Texas: Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Course, Canyon, Oct. 25

Texas: Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Course, Canyon, Oct. 25

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 16, 2017

A continuing education workshop for pesticide applicator license holders will be offered Oct. 25 by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Randall County at the Kuhlman Extension Center, 200 N. Brown Road in Canyon. The training will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and feature

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Texas: Organic Project for Beef and Wheat Growers Funded by USDA

Texas: Organic Project for Beef and Wheat Growers Funded by USDA

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Organic wheat and beef may not be for everyone, but one Texas A&M AgriLife team is going to make sure producers in Texas know more about the possibilities than they currently do.  Curtis Adams, Texas A&M AgriLife Research crop physiologist

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Texas: Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show, Mercedes, Oct. 26

Texas: Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show, Mercedes, Oct. 26

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 13, 2017

A number of leading irrigation and water management experts will be featured at the 9th Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show Oct. 26 at the Rio Grande Valley Showgrounds in Mercedes, along with irrigation company representatives showing the

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Texas: Feral Hog Control Workshop, Coleman, Nov. 1

Texas: Feral Hog Control Workshop, Coleman, Nov. 1

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 12, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Coleman County has set a Feral Hog Control Workshop for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Goree Expo Center on the Coleman County Rodeo Grounds, Texas Highway 206 and 5th Ave., Coleman.

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Texas: Swisher County Cotton Tour, Kress, Oct. 18

Texas: Swisher County Cotton Tour, Kress, Oct. 18

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 11, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Swisher County Ag Committee has rescheduled their Swisher County Cotton Tour for Oct. 18 after being postponed earlier this month due to inclement weather, said the county’s AgriLife Extension agent. “We’ll meet to start

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Texas: Lower Rio Grande Valley Soil Testing Campaign Runs Through Jan.

Texas: Lower Rio Grande Valley Soil Testing Campaign Runs Through Jan.

👤From Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 11, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in the Lower Rio Grande Valley is offering its annual soil testing campaign Oct. 11-Jan. 31, according to agency personnel. “We’re encouraging all commercial agricultural producers in Hidalgo, Cameron and Willacy counties to take

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