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Earth-Kind landscape short course set for Dec. 16-18

COLLEGE STATION — An Earth-Kind landscape short course will be offered Dec. 16-18 in the Horticulture/Forest Science Building on the Texas A&M University campus in College Station. “This is a continuing education program designed for professionals responsible for managing and maintaining urban green space such as residential landscapes, parks, commercial properties and golf courses,” said […]

Making the most of your fertilizer dollar program set for Dec. 1

  FORT WORTH — With low commodity prices predicted through next year, many farmers are looking for ways to trim costs. However, when it comes to fertilizer, experts suggested, producers should selectively manage inputs to maximize economic returns. A workshop for those wanting to understand soil tests and fertilizer recommendations will be conducted at 5:30 […]

S. M. Tracy Herbarium solves problems in the plant world

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, Contact: Dale Kruse, 979-845-4328, Dr. Stephan Hatch, 979-845-4328, COLLEGE STATION – When researchers across Texas, and at times worldwide, hold up a plant and ask, “What is this?” they very well may be talking to Dale Kruse or Dr. Stephan Hatch at the S. M. Tracy Herbarium. The […]

Big buck tournament set Nov. 27-Dec. 14 in Van Horn

Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576,   Contact: Lainie Koch at 432-284-0048, VAN HORN – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Culberson County and the town of Van Horn will conduct the Trans-Pecos Big Buck Tournament Nov. 27-Dec.14, said an AgriLife Extension contest official. Lainie Koch, AgriLife Extension agent in Culberson County, said […]

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