Texas Field Reports: Rainfall Events Deliver Mixed Conditions May 26, 2021

🕔May 26, 2021
Rainfall events over the last 30 days improved soil moisture levels for drought-stricken parts of the state but also left standing water and soggy, saturated soil conditions in others, according […]

Texas Field Reports: Winter Storm Offers Few Silver Linings Feb 24, 2021

🕔Feb 24, 2021
So far, there are few silver linings related to the winter storm system that brought historically low temperatures and a mix of precipitation throughout Texas, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

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 […]

West Texas Cotton: Foliar Symptoms Driven by Weather, Not Disease Oct 14, 2020

🕔Oct 14, 2020
Cotton across much of western Texas has recently displayed varying levels of premature defoliation and foliar discoloration following a drastic shift from hot and dry to abnormally cold and wet […]

Texas Field Reports: Conditions Drying with Higher Temps, Less Rain Jul 8, 2020

🕔Jul 8, 2020
Above average temperatures are exacerbating drier-than-normal conditions around the state, said the state’s climatologist. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service reports and experts say the hot, dry conditions are taking a toll […]

Texas Hemp: Don’t Bet the Farm on It Just Yet – Video Feb 28, 2020

🕔Feb 28, 2020
Texas farmers soon will be able to legally plant fields of hemp for the first time since the 1930s. Much has changed since then, but one thing hasn’t: Texas farmers […]

West Central Texas Wheat: Slight Chance of Vernalization Issues Feb 28, 2020

🕔Feb 28, 2020
Substantial wheat acreage in West Central Texas was planted later than normal, largely due to very dry fall conditions. Much of the region received less than 1 inch of rain […]

Texas Cotton: Reniform Nematodes – Cotton Varieties, Nematicides Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
A two-part study was initiated in 2019 to identify the most effective management tools, focusing on cotton varieties and nematicides. This is a brief summary of results from the first […]

Texas: Cotton Boll Golf Scramble, Big Spring, Sept. 24 Aug 23, 2019

🕔Aug 23, 2019
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is holding a free crop tour and the first Cotton Boll Golf Scramble on Sept. 24 in Big Spring. “We wanted a fun and unique […]

Texas Hemp: Extension Forms Education Initiative Team Jul 9, 2019

🕔Jul 9, 2019
Growing industrial hemp in Texas is not yet legal in the state of Texas, but that doesn’t mean there is not a rapidly growing amount of interest, questions and calls. […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events