Texas: Unique Process ‘Cleans’ Crop Water Runoff When Using Dairy Manure as Fertilizer Nov 24, 2020

🕔Nov 24, 2020
Dairy manure is a natural crop fertilizer, and Texas A&M AgriLife scientists believe they have discovered a way to make sure that the valuable resource stays on crops where it is applied […]

Texas Field Reports: Peanut Producers Faced Tough Season Nov 19, 2020

🕔Nov 19, 2020
Texas peanut producers experienced a difficult 2020 growing season due to drought, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Emi Kimura, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension state peanut specialist, Vernon, said […]

Texas: Online High Plains Ag Conference, Dec. 4 Nov 19, 2020

🕔Nov 19, 2020
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold the annual High Plains Ag Conference online this year. The event will run from 9-noon on Dec. 4 on the Zoom meeting platform. […]

Researchers Receive $2.2Mln Grant to Fight Herbicide Resistant Weeds Nov 13, 2020

🕔Nov 13, 2020
A Texas A&M AgriLife-led study will research how well several new weed management strategies can help reduce weeds and mitigate the increasing occurrence of herbicide resistance.

Texas: AgriLife Extension Holds Hemp Variety Trial Tour Nov 13, 2020

🕔Nov 13, 2020
Once Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 1325, the Hemp Farming Act, into law last year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service knew commercial hemp would soon be a crop of […]

Texas Field Reports: Cotton Prices Rebound, but Supplies High Nov 10, 2020

🕔Nov 10, 2020
Cotton prices recently bounced back following a steady fall driven by the pandemic’s effect on U.S. and global demand, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. John Robinson, Ph.D., […]

Texas: Battleground to Breaking Ground Program Now Taking Applications Nov 6, 2020

🕔Nov 6, 2020
Applications are being accepted now through Nov. 20 for the Battleground to Breaking Ground Program for military veterans and others offered through the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Applications for tuition waiver and […]

Texas: Online Pesticide Applicator Program, Dec. 3 Nov 5, 2020

🕔Nov 5, 2020
Five Texas Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator continuing education units are available during a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service online program Dec. 3. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension forage specialist, and Jason Banta, […]

Texas: Aggie Awarded Grant for Sugarcane Aphid Research Oct 30, 2020

🕔Oct 30, 2020
Jocelyn Holt, a doctorate candidate in the Department of Entomology of Texas A&M University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, understands it is easier to win a battle when you know what weapons […]

Texas: Borden County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought Oct 30, 2020

🕔Oct 30, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Borden County, Texas, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events