VERNON – Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists are developing an early warning system for pen riders or animal care providers to more efficiently identify and treat cattle for bovine respiratory disease. Dr. Bill Pinchak in Vernon and Dr. Gordon Carstens in College Station, both AgriLife Research animal nutritionists, have been evaluating the relationships of animal […] The post Behavior patterns indicators of illness onset in cattle appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – “Ready to control some brush? – Leaf spraying options” will be the topic of the May 4 natural resources webinar conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service ecosystem science and management unit. The webinar is a part of the Texas Range Webinar Series scheduled the first Thursday of each month from […] The post Brush control, leaf spray options topic of May 4 webinar appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – At least 3 billion loaves of bread in the Texas Panhandle alone every year – that’s the difference Texas A&M AgriLife Research is making, according to hosts of the annual Wheat Field Day. Wheat research, and the difference it makes in the food supply chain, will be highlighted during the annual field day […] The post May 17 field day to highlight wheat research impact on food supply appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLEMAN – The Coleman County Field Crops Program and Field Tour is set for May 12 in Coleman. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service program will be in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 500 W. Live Oak St. in Coleman. The day starts with registration at 8 a.m. followed by the indoor program […] The post Coleman County field crops program, tour set May 12 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – Winds whipped around at almost 25 mph, but the Texas A&M AgriLife Research plant pathology crew didn’t have to battle the blowing dirt as they sunk one tomato seedling after another into the soil inside one of four high tunnels. With planting taking place a full two months earlier than last year’s replanting, […] The post Tomato production in AgriLife Research high tunnels underway appeared first on AgriLife Today.