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Texas Operation: Military Kids receives $10,000 donation from Stripes

Donations from Stripes Convenience Stores to 4-H in Texas, neighboring states now exceeds $800,000 KILLEEN – Texas Operation: Military Kids has another reason to be thankful this season due to a recent $10,000 donation from Stripes Convenience Stores as a result of a two-month-long   fundraising effort by the company, according to Texas Military 4-H program […]

Kids, Kows and More program introduces ‘city kids’ to agriculture, nature

SAN ANTONIO — “I thought it was neat to see the cow giving milk and to see how milk is used to make cheese,” said Tony Williams, a fourth-grade student from Northern Hills Elementary School. “It was neat to learn about cotton too, and to see how cotton is used for shirts and jeans.” Williams […]

AgriLife Extension sets Farm and Ranch Management Symposium for Dec. 3

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, Contact: Nathan Carr, 806-373-0713, AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the annual Farm and Ranch Management Symposium during the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show on Dec. 3 in the Amarillo Civic Center Grand Plaza, 401 S. Buchanan St. in Amarillo. “A Focus on the Technologies […]

‘From Battleground to Breaking Ground’ agricultural workshop slated for Jan. 24 in Georgetown

Free program designed for current, former military service members and others GEORGETOWN — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in cooperation with the Texas AgrAbility Project and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, will present an agriculture workshop for active duty and veteran military service members Jan. 24. The free workshop, called “From Battleground to Breaking […]

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