Texas Hemp: Extension Forms Education Initiative Team

🕔Jul 9, 2019Growing 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. […]

Texas Corn Breeder Looking to Build a Better Bourbon

🕔Jun 13, 2019Dr. Seth Murray may have more than a casual interest in National Bourbon Day on June 14. Murray, Texas A&M AgriLife Research corn breeder and Eugene Butler Endowed Chair in […]

Wheat Genetics Research Benefits from Texas A&M Students

🕔Dec 24, 2018Today’s research advances in the world of wheat genetics are getting a big hand from tomorrow’s scientists, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist who has had three students […]

Texas A&M: Longtime Ag Writer Retires

🕔Sep 6, 2018Steve 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 […]

Texas: Gill Appointed Interim Associate Dean, Texas A&M

🕔Sep 3, 2018Dr. Clare Gill has been appointed interim executive associate dean for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University in College Station. The announcement was made by […]

Cotton: PhytoGen Breeding Traits Help Protect Against Diseases, Pests

🕔Aug 29, 2018At harvest, cotton growers learn how much yield-robbing diseases and pests impacted fiber production. This knowledge helps determine the best varieties to plant next season.  Diseases such as bacterial blight […]

Texas Ag Law: Grandma’s Will – Family Feud – What is a Life Estate?

🕔May 29, 2018Vada Allen owned a 316 acre ranch in Robertson County.  Upon her death, she was survived by her son, Bobby, and three grandchildren, Annette, Allison, and Stanley.  Her will included […]

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 […]

Cleveland on Cotton: North Carolina Mill Closure; “Polyester Football” Time

🕔Oct 23, 2017Cotton prices were on their heels all week defending the 67 cent area and settled the week at 66.88 cents.  This was the lowest settlement since August 16.  Merchants continued […]

Corn: Weeds Left Untreated May Cost You in Yield and Water – Texas Study

🕔Aug 10, 2017Just how much water are weeds using in a corn crop? And, is it more economical to treat or not weeds?   Early results from a Texas A&M study has […]

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