Hybridized Wheat: Texas and Nebraska Wheat is 7 Years in the Making Oct 27, 2020

🕔Oct 27, 2020
One researcher is in Texas. One is in Nebraska. Together, they are striving to launch the hybridized wheat industry. Researchers and students involved in the project visit the Texas A&M […]

Texas A&M: Longtime Ag Writer Retires Sep 6, 2018

🕔Sep 6, 2018
Steve Byrns, who brought real-life experiences as a livestock producer in West Texas to his job as a communications specialist with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, has retired after […]

Cotton: Herbicide Resistance? Texas Researchers Find Cheap, Deadly Answer Jun 5, 2018

🕔Jun 5, 2018
A newly developed fertilizer system will provide nutrition to engineered cotton crops worldwide and a deadly dose to weeds that are increasingly herbicide resistant, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife […]

Way on Texas Rice: Water Weevils are Feeding after Surviving the Winter May 31, 2018

🕔May 31, 2018
Here in the Texas Rice Belt we have had a hot, dry May, except for the past week, which has been relatively wet. So far, this has been another unusual, […]

Genetically Engineered Corn, Soybeans, Cotton Get Thumbs Up in Scientific Report May 31, 2016

🕔May 31, 2016
Genetically engineered crop technology received a huge vote of approval from the National Academy of Sciences journal’s recently published Genetically Engineered Crops, Experiences and Prospect report. The report looked at […]

Wheat Research Aimed at Yield Enhancement Feb 21, 2016

🕔Feb 21, 2016
Texas AgriLife wheat breeders are researching how to access key traits in the wheat genome. “Our goal is to develop improved wheat varieties with high yield capability and resilience to […]

Texas: Sesame, Guar Seeing New Market Interest Jan 30, 2015

🕔Jan 30, 2015
The specialty crops of sesame and guar are a good fit for semi-arid, dryland cropping, and the Rolling Plains and South Plains regions have plenty of acres that fit that […]

Texas: Field Crop Symposium Slated Jan. 30 at Corpus Christi Jan 16, 2015

🕔Jan 16, 2015
While Texas Coastal Bend cotton and grain sorghum producers will have the advantage of improved soil moisture to help them this year, they need to get up to speed on […]

Texas: More Farm Bill Meetings Set for South Plains Jan 16, 2015

🕔Jan 16, 2015
The  Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s South Plains district is offering another round of farm bill meetings starting Jan. 22, said an AgriLife Extension staffer. “The meetings, all with the […]

Texas Cotton: Permian Basin Conference Slated Jan. 20 in Stanton Jan 14, 2015

🕔Jan 14, 2015
Far West Texas cotton production takes center stage during the annual Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Permian Basin Cotton Conference set for 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Martin […]

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