Cattleman’s Spring Clinic set April 11 in Lampasas

LAMPASAS — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices of Lampasas, Burnet and Llano counties are hosting a Cattleman’s Spring Clinic on April 11 at the Lampasas County Farm Bureau Building, 1793 N. Highway 281, Lampasas.   April 5 is the deadline to preregister by calling the AgriLife Extension office in Lampasas County  at 512-556-8271. […]

AgriLife Extension’s Llano Estacado Crops Conference set April 2 in Muleshoe

MULESHOE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bailey County is hosting the Llano Estacado Crops Conference on April 2 at the Bailey County Electric Cooperative, 610 E. American Blvd., Muleshoe. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program will run from 9 a.m.-noon. The fee is $15, which may be paid at the […]

AgriLife Extension to sponsor cotton marketing workshop April 3 in Lubbock

LUBBOCK — Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will sponsor a free cotton marketing workshop in Lubbock before the Texas Cotton Ginners Association, or TCGA, annual meeting and trade show. The workshop will be from 1-4 p.m. on April 3 in rooms 107-108 of the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. Tony Williams, TCGA […]

Southern Region Water Conference to focus on sustainable water management

COLLEGE STATION — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the Southern Region Water Conference, titled “Improving Adoption of Sustainable Water Management Practices,” July 23-25 at the Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, 177 Joe Routt Blvd. in College Station. Dr. Drew Gholson, AgriLife Extension program specialist and conference organizer, said the conference is designed […]

Texas Crop and Weather Report — March 19, 2019

COLLEGE STATION – Prices for most cull cows recently hit their lowest point since 2009, even as Texas’ beef cattle numbers continue to increase slowly, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. David Anderson, AgriLife Extension economist, College Station, said Texas producers are adding cattle to their operations, and most classes of […]

Tres Palacios Creek watershed protection plan meeting set April 10 in Palacios

PALACIOS – The Texas Water Resources Institute, or TWRI, is hosting a meeting April 10 in Palacios to discuss the implementation of the Tres Palacios Watershed Protection Plan. The meeting will be held at 1 p.m. at the Matagorda County Navigation District, 1602 Main St. The institute is part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, the […]

Brady Arthur joins AgriLife Extension as agent for Lubbock County

LUBBOCK — Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has hired Brady Arthur as the agricultural and natural resources agent for Lubbock County. Michael Clawson, District 2 AgriLife Extension administrator, will be his supervisor. “Brady’s agricultural background and previous experiences in the industry are a perfect fit with the new direction of this position,” said Clawson. “The […]

Amarillo gardening workshop, Master Gardener training set in April, May

AMARILLO – A Beginners Gardening Workshop series and Master Gardener Intern Training is planned for four consecutive Tuesdays beginning April 30 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Potter County, 3301 SE 10th Ave., Amarillo. Each program will be from 6-8 p.m. The event is open to the public, as well as those […]