11th annual Quail Field Day set May 24 in Roby

ROBY – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Rolling Plains Quail Research Foundation, or RPQRF, are sponsoring the 11th annual Quail Field Day on May 24 in Roby. The event will take place at the Rolling Plains Quail Research Ranch, 1262 U.S. Highway 180 West, Roby. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m., and the […]

Texas Community Futures Forum scheduled in Lubbock April 22

LUBBOCK – The Texas Community Futures Forum will be April 22 in Lubbock County. The forum is designed to assist local Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agents and the Lubbock County Extension Leadership Advisory Board in identifying the most critical issues affecting the county. Community members are invited to participate in the event, which will […]

Private Pesticide Applicator Training set May 3 in San Angelo

SAN ANGELO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Tom Green County is partnering with Angelo State University’s department of agriculture to conduct a Private Pesticide Applicator Training May 3 in San Angelo. The training will be on the university campus in Room 250 of the Vincent Building, 2333 Vanderventer Ave. Registration begins at […]

Specialists use technology to stop the spread of disease among flocks

SAN ANGELO — It is a brisk morning in central west Texas. Sheep are penned behind the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Service building in San Angelo. Several are run into a chute. A member of the AgriLife sheep and goat team holds a pneumatic gun. In less than 10 seconds, four rounds of […]

Kendra Callahan to join AgriLife Extension Swisher County

LUBBOCK– Kendra Callahan will join Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on April 15 as assistant agent for family and community health in Swisher County. Callahan earned her bachelor’s of science in nutrition – health and wellness, from Texas Tech University. Her experience includes teaching nutrition education to elementary school children and serving as an undergraduate […]

Private pesticide applicator training set April 30 in Brownwood

BROWNWOOD — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Brown, Mills and San Saba counties are offering a private pesticide applicator training on April 30 in Brownwood. The training will be at the AgriLife Extension office for Brown County, 605 Fisk Ave. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the training runs from 9 a.m.-noon. Registration […]

Stewart Hohensee joins Texas A&M AgriLife in San Angelo

SAN ANGELO – Stewart Hohensee has joined the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center staff at San Angelo as a Texas A&M AgriLife Research associate in the agronomy and ecosystem management programs. Hohensee will be working with San Angelo’s Dr. Morgan Treadwell, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service range specialist, and Dr. Reagan Noland, AgriLife […]

Lubbock Strawberry Workshop and Field Day set April 27

LUBBOCK – The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Lubbock will hold a Strawberry Workshop and Field Day on April 27. The event will run from 8:30 a.m.-noon. Participants will meet at 1102 E. Drew St.  To get there, take Interstate 27, take exit 11 and head one mile east to reach the […]

Lunch-N-Learn horticulture series starts May 1 in Baird

BAIRD – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Lunch-N-Learn series on horticultural topics starting May 1 in Baird.   The cost is $10 per session or $20 for the series, which may be paid at the door. The program will run from noon-1 p.m. at the AgriLife Extension office for Callahan County […]