Chronic illness topic of two-part webinar offered by AgriLife Extension’s Military Program

AMARILLO – A two-part “Chronic Illness: Empowering Families in the Journey” webinar offered through the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Military Program will be Jan. 19 and Jan. 26. The webinar will begin at 10 a.m. both days, and is free and open to all who may be interested, said Andy Crocker, AgriLife Extension gerontology […]

Feed grains marketing workshop set for Jan. 25-26 in Amarillo

AMARILLO – “We can grow it, but can we make a profit doing it?” That may be what feed grain producers are asking themselves as 2017 rolls around. Dr. Steve Amosson, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist in Amarillo, said that question and others will be answered during AgriLife Extension’s “Developing This Year’s Marketing Plan […]

Small Ruminant Management workshop Jan. 14 in College Station

COLLEGE STATION – A Small Ruminant Management workshop is scheduled from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 14 at the G. Rollie White Visitors Center, 7707 Farm-to-Market Road 60 in College Station. The workshop will feature numerous presentations by industry specialists, according to organizers. Preregistration is $45 by Jan. 4 and $55 after, and includes a lunch […]

Turfgrass short course to be offered in College Station Jan. 17-20

COLLEGE STATION – An intensive four-day Turfgrass Ecology and Management Short Course will be presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Jan. 17-20 on the Texas A&M University campus in College Station. Dr. Casey Reynolds, AgriLife Extension turfgrass specialist in College Station, will present the educational workshop for anyone interested in the fundamentals of […]

Flooded Harris County office of AgriLife Extension to reopen

HOUSTON – Flood waters flowed through the Houston area April 19, causing at least seven deaths and more than $5 billion in damages. The widespread toll included a state agency  that also serves as a help provider in such emergencies – the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Harris County.           “AgriLife Extension services are […]