Help make Halloween less scary for trick-or-treaters

COLLEGE STATION – While Halloween is a fun and exciting time for children, it can also be a dangerous one, especially if they are on the streets or in poorly lit or unfamiliar neighborhoods. “There are many potential dangers for children out trick-or-treating,” said Bev Kellner, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service program manager in family and community […]

Partnership seeks volunteers to battle food insecurity

COLLEGE STATION – One in four Texas children is food insecure, meaning they don’t always know where their next meal is coming from, according to a 2015 U.S. Department of Agriculture report. To help address this problem, the Texas Department of Agriculture and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are working to connect food-insecure children […]

Advanced metering infrastructure system workshop set for Nov. 10 in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO —  The Texas Water Resources Institute and Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station along with Johnson Controls are coordinating an advanced metering infrastructure system training for water utilities Nov. 10 in San Antonio. The free workshop will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the San Antonio River Authority Wastewater Treatment Facility, 1720 Farm-to-Market Road 1516 […]

Pecan clinic set Nov. 7 in Wichita Falls

WICHITA FALLS – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the Rolling Plains Pecan Clinic Nov. 7 at the Riverbend Nature Center, 2200 3rd St. in Wichita Falls. “Pecan trees are one of the primary trees in this region, and we receive a lot of questions about them,” said David Graf, AgriLife Extension agriculture […]

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