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AgriLife Extension sets Farm Bill Decision Aid Training for Oct. 10

Two sessions aimed at insurance agents Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, Contact: DeDe Jones, 806-677-5600, Dr. Steve Amosson, 806-677-5600, AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Farm Bill Decision Aid Training seminar for insurance agents Oct. 10, according to DeDe Jones, AgriLife Extension risk management specialist and co-trainer in […]

Texas A&M institute reports new information about land conversion losses in Texas

Fifteen-year net loss from 1997-2012 exceeds 1 million acres AUSTIN — Texas experienced a net loss of nearly 1.1 million acres of privately owned farms, ranches and forests from 1997 to 2012, continuing the trend of rural land conversion and fragmentation in Texas, according to Dr. Roel Lopez, director of the Texas A&M Institute of […]

Backyard Basics programs on herbs, aquaponics, cheeses offered in October

SAN ANTONIO – Three Backyard Basics programs of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – two in San Antonio and one in New Braunfels — will be held in October, said program coordinators. The two San Antonio programs will be held at the AgriLife Extension office for Bexar County, located in Suite 208 of the […]

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