Texas: Upton County Ag Day, Rankin, March 29

The Upton County Ag Day conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for March 29 at the AgriLife Extension office in Upton County, 1000 Texas Highway 329 in Rankin.

The day opens with registration at 8:30 a.m. followed by the program from 8:45 a.m. to noon. The program is free and open to the public. Three Texas Department of Agriculture continuing education units in the general category will be offered.

Topics and speakers will include:

  • Managing Rangeland Under Our Current Conditions, Dr. Morgan Russell, AgriLife Extension range specialist, San Angelo.
  • Agriculture Law Update, Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, AgriLife Extension agricultural law specialist, Amarillo.
  • Roundtable Discussion on Rainfall Insurance, conducted by Cy Griffin, Cauthorn and Griffin Insurance, Sonora.
  • Ag Updates: U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service and Farm Service Agency representatives.

For more information, contact Raymond Quigg, AgriLife Extension agent in Upton County at 432-693-2313 or r-quigg@tamu.edu .



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