Texas Cotton: Ken Obasa, AgriLife Plant Pathologist in Amarillo

🕔Sep 24, 2018Dr. Ken Obasa has been hired as a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service plant pathology specialist in Amarillo and assistant professor in the Texas A&M University department of plant pathology […]

Texas: Ballabina Appointed Deputy Vice Chancellor for AgriLife Extension

🕔Mar 8, 2018Dr. Susan Ballabina has been appointed deputy vice chancellor for agriculture and life sciences at Texas A&M University in College Station. The announcement was made by Dr. Patrick Stover, vice […]

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

🕔Jan 2, 2018A 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 […]

Welch on Wheat: If Production Prospects Look Good – Well, Who Knows?

🕔Feb 16, 2015Market Situation Crop Condition. The condition of the Texas wheat crop continues to run better than average according to the “Texas Crop Progress and Condition” reports. As of February 8, […]

Red River Crops Conference Set Jan. 27-28 in Childress, Texas

🕔Dec 4, 2014Texas and Oklahoma officials along the Red River will address the issues of importance to regional farmers and ranchers on both sides of the state line at the annual Red […]

Texas Crop, Weather: Cotton Overcomes Late Start

🕔Dec 3, 2014Cotton was late to mature throughout the state this year, but timely rains and favorable conditions during the fall resulted in a good year for many growers, according to Dr. […]

Texas Cotton: AgriLife’s On-Farm Variety Trials Available

🕔Nov 26, 2014The annual “Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation (RACE) for South, East and Central Regions of Texas” trial results are available to producers, according to Dr. Gaylon Morgan, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Texas Crop, Weather: Water Supply, Crop Prices Remain a Concern

🕔Nov 25, 2014Texas farmers, ranchers and growers have a lot to be thankful for this November, but they still face many challenges, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. “Much of […]

Texas Crop, Weather: 1st Freeze Comes at Good Time for Cotton

🕔Nov 18, 2014The first hard freeze for the South Plains and Lubbock area came on Nov. 13-14, about 10 days later than average, which was timely for finishing up the area’s cotton, […]

Texas Cattle: Amid High Prices, Producers Can Capture Extra Dollars

🕔Nov 12, 2014Though cattle prices have reached historic highs, there could be potential to make extra dollars and possibly add more young cows to a herd at current prices, according to a […]

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