Wild Hogs: You Can’t be Too Careful When Processing, Cooking

🕔Feb 6, 2018With a proliferation of feral hogs in Texas, control measures such as trapping and hunting can yield the rewards of good table fare. However, feral hogs can carry  parasites, such […]

U.S. Ag Trade Continues to Climb in Value

🕔Jan 30, 2018U.S. agricultural export trade reached $135 billion in 2016 as farm commodities were a big economic driver helping to feed a growing global population, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife […]

Texas: Drone Research Taking Off for Precision Ag

🕔Jan 25, 2018From traditional crop production to livestock, Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists from across the state provided updates on a multitude of unmanned aerial systems, or UAS, projects recently in College […]

Grain Prices to Remain Flat as U.S. Inventory Excess Is Consumed

🕔Jan 19, 2018Bumper corn yields and excess supply will continue to pressure prices lower during the first half of 2018, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Jason Johnson, […]

Texas: Brazos Valley CEU Conference, Caldwell, Jan. 26

🕔Jan 15, 2018The 2018 Brazos Valley CEU Conference is set Jan. 26 at the Burleson County Fairgrounds in Caldwell, 905 State Highway 36 in Caldwell. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with the program beginning […]

Texas: U.S. Ag Trade Fueled by Demand, Steady Yields

🕔Dec 6, 2017U.S. agricultural exports value totaled $135 billion in 2016 and experts anticipate future growth if production yields, trade agreements and borrowing power work in lockstep. “Trade is very, very important,” […]

Texas: Blackland Income Growth Conference, Waco, Jan. 10-11

🕔Nov 27, 2017An update on current farm bill policy as well as presentations on drone technology, maintaining a healthy beef cattle herd plus a number of issues and trends affecting production agriculture will […]

Texas: Ag Losses from Hurricane Harvey Estimated at More Than $200 Mln

🕔Oct 27, 2017Hurricane Harvey, which decimated parts of South Central Texas and the upper Gulf Coast, caused more than $200 million in crop and livestock losses, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Texas Plant Protection Association Conference, Bryan, Dec. 5-6

🕔Oct 27, 2017The importance of agricultural trade and current and future farm policy will be discussed at the 2017 Texas Plant Protection Association Conference Dec. 5-6 at the Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive in Bryan. Dr. Mark […]

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

🕔Oct 19, 2017A 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 […]

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