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Texas: Last Chance CEU Training, Austin, Feb. 23

Texas: Last Chance CEU Training, Austin, Feb. 23

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Feb 1, 2018

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Travis County will present its 2018 “last chance” continuing education unit program Feb. 23. A total of 10 units will be offered that day through two five-hour blocks, each with its own registration. Both

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Texas: Veteran Farm Tour, Ag Workshop, Corpus Christi, Robstown, Feb. 16, 17

Texas: Veteran Farm Tour, Ag Workshop, Corpus Christi, Robstown, Feb. 16, 17

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 25, 2018

The Texas AgrAbility program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present a farm tour and workshop Feb. 16-17 in Corpus Christi and Robstown, respectively. The activities are free and oriented toward veterans, but also open to beginning farmers

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Texas: Online Ag Business Startup School to Begin Feb. 18

Texas: Online Ag Business Startup School to Begin Feb. 18

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 8, 2018

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and others will present the Generation Next: Our Turn to Ranch online school for agricultural business startups from Feb. 18- May 12. “This course is ideal for those who have recently purchased or inherited

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Texas: Using Radar to Gauge Plant Root Health and Potential Yields

Texas: Using Radar to Gauge Plant Root Health and Potential Yields

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 2, 2018

A recent study led Texas A&M AgriLife Research has shown ground-penetrating  radar, or GPR, may be effectively used in detecting the fine roots of plants, helping agricultural producers identify what crop varieties are best suited to their field conditions. “To

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Texas: Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference, Corpus Christi, Oct. 19

Texas: Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference, Corpus Christi, Oct. 19

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 10, 2017

A Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference will be held Oct. 19 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 10345 Texas Highway 44 in Corpus Christi. The program will begin with registration at 8 a.m. with presentations from 8:30

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Texas: Military Vet Farm Tour, Workshop, Prairie View, Oct. 20-21

Texas: Military Vet Farm Tour, Workshop, Prairie View, Oct. 20-21

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 9, 2017

Texas AgrAbility and the Battleground to Breaking Ground Project of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will partner with Prairie View A&M Cooperative Extension to host a farm tour and agricultural business workshop Oct. 20-21 in Prairie View. Both activities

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Texas: Prospective Grape Grower Workshop, Llano, Nov. 9

Texas: Prospective Grape Grower Workshop, Llano, Nov. 9

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 6, 2017

A Prospective Grape Grower Workshop will be from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 9 in Schorlemmer Hall of St. James Lutheran Church, 1401 Ford St. in Llano. The educational program is designed to provide an overview of the unique requirements and

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Texas Land Trends Report Shows Dramatic Changes in Ownership

Texas Land Trends Report Shows Dramatic Changes in Ownership

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 27, 2017

Fragmentation of rural working lands, an increasing population and changes in landowner age, residency, land-use preferences and other factors are addressed in the new Texas Landowner Changes and Trends report. “The goal of this report is to describe the state’s

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Texas: Military Vet, Beginning Farmer Training, Navasota, Oct. 14-15

Texas: Military Vet, Beginning Farmer Training, Navasota, Oct. 14-15

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 15, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in cooperation with the Texas AgrAbility Project, U.S. Department of Agriculture and others, will kickoff a new military entrepreneurial project Oct. 14-15 in Navasota. The application period for this second Battleground to Breaking Ground

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Texas: Military Veteran Ag Workshop, Dayton, Sept. 16

Texas: Military Veteran Ag Workshop, Dayton, Sept. 16

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 22, 2017

The Texas AgrAbility program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present an agricultural workshop primarily for military veterans Sept. 16 in Dayton. The free “Battleground to Breaking Ground” workshop will be 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Dayton Community Center,

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