More than just cotton

VERNON – Conservation practices are a growing part of cropping systems in the Rolling Plains, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists who are helping producers look at the big picture, instead of just crop to crop. Dr. Curtis Adams, cropping systems agronomist, and Dr. Paul DeLaune, environmental soil scientist, both with AgriLife Research in […]

Multi-County Wheat Tour touts Big Country varietal plots

ABILENE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Multi-County Wheat Tour from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. May 5 at the Taylor County variety test plots. The test plots are located off  Texas Highway 351 on County Road 521, also known as Mesquite Lane. Robert Pritz, AgriLife Extension agent in Taylor County, said a […]

AgriLife Extension sets April 18 Swisher County ag conference in Tulia

TULIA – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Swisher County Spring Ag Conference and Noxious Weed District annual meeting April 18 in Tulia. The event starts at 8:30 a.m. at the Swisher County Show Barns, 2.5 miles east of Tulia on Farm-to-Market Road 1318 and then a mile north on County Road […]