Paul is a media relations specialist and member of the news editing team of the AgriLife Communications department of theTexas A&M University System. He is responsible for media relations support for the Texas AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bexar and Travis counties, as well as the Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Uvalde. Paul also provides media relations support for international agriculture programs conducted by the Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture, also part of the Texas A&M System. Some of his general "beats" include viticultural and Pierce's disease research and programs, Texas Watershed Stewards and watershed protection, and emergency/disaster communications support relating to hurricanes. Paul has a master's degree in communication arts from St. Mary's University in San Antonio, and more than 28 years of experience in journalism, public/media relations and corporate communications.

Spring Beef Cattle Workshop slated for May 16 in Bandera

BANDERA – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Agriculture and Natural Resource Committee for Bandera County will present the “Spring Beef Cattle Workshop” from 3-6 p.m. May 16 in Bandera. The program will begin at the Mansfield Park Recreation Center, 2886 Highway 16 North, and conclude at  the Flying A Ranch. “With low inventory numbers […]

Texas Water Journal to moderate water forum April 22 in Austin

Journal is co-published with Texas Water Resources Institute AUSTIN — The Texas Water Journal, an online, peer-reviewed journal on Texas water issues, will celebrate Earth Day with their second Texas Water Journal Forum on water conservation April 22 in Austin. The journal is published jointly with the Texas Water Resources Institute, part of  Texas A&M […]

Drip irrigation educational program slated for May 1 in Austin

AUSTIN – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Travis County Master Gardeners Association program will be presenting “Drip Irrigation Systems,” a program on water-efficient irrigation, from 10 a.m.– noon May 1 at the Travis County East Service Center, 6011 Blue Bluff, Austin. “Drip irrigation is a highly efficient and effective way to irrigate your […]

Military caregiving information, resources available on eXtension website

AgriLife Extension also supporting Month of the Military Child, Purple Up! efforts COLLEGE STATION — April is the Month of the Military Child and eXtension’s Military Families Learning Network  has many resources available to help raise awareness of the needs of military children and their families, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Military […]

4-H summer camp provides new ‘horizons’ for youth

BROWNWOOD – Registration has begun for the Horizons Camp to be held June 29 – July 3 at the Texas 4-H Conference Center in Brownwood for Texas youth who have completed fourth through eighth grade by the end of May 2014, said the center’s director. The center is located at 5600 Farm-to-Market Road3021 and information […]