COLLEGE STATION - The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Ranch Management University will be offered April 3-7, said Dr. Larry Redmon, Texas A&M University soil and crop sciences associate department head and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service program leader, College Station. Ranch Management University is held each spring and fall at the G. Rollie White […] The post Spring Ranch Management University set for April 3-7 in College Station appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – For three decades, traffic safety education projects through the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service have been involved in efforts to reduce motor vehicle fatalities and injuries and their associated costs, said program administrators. The Passenger Safety Project along with the Watch UR BAC -- blood alcohol content -- drunken drugged driving alcohol […] The post Passenger Safety Project marks 30 years of helping Texans reduce vehicle accidents appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO - With variety selection the most important decision made during the year by cotton farmers, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomists in the High Plains and Rolling Plains have variety trial results to share from 2016. Dr. Jourdan Bell in Amarillo and Dr. Emi Kimura in Vernon recently released the results of their large […] The post Cotton variety trial results available for High Plains, Rolling Plains appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION -- Climate change from political and ecological standpoints is a constant in the media and with good reason, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist, but proof of its impact is sometimes found in unlikely places. “Discussions of climate change usually are focused on changes occurring in polar and temperate zones, but tropical […] The post Melting polar ice, rising sea levels not only climate change dangers appeared first on AgriLife Today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A majority of representative farms in major U.S. production regions used to project future farm financial conditions would face serious cash flow shortfalls based on 2016 crop prices, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist told members of the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture. Dr. Joe Outlaw, co-director of the Agricultural and […] The post Economist: Majority of representative farms face cash shortfalls on 2016 crop harvests appeared first on AgriLife Today.