OVERTON – Bull management before and during breeding season can improve producers’ chances for reproductive success, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Jason Banta, AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist, Overton, said it’s important to make sure bulls are ready and in good condition heading into breeding season. A body condition score of […] The post Bull management is a key to successful breeding seasons appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANGELO – The 13th Concho Valley Cotton Conference conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. March 7 at McNease Convention Center, 500 Rio Concho Drive in San Angelo. “There’s a lot of new information relating to West Texas cotton production, and this biennial conference is […] The post Concho Valley Cotton Conference set for March 7 in San Angelo appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – Ongoing water legal battles around the state and nation could set precedents that affect all landowners, so they bear watching, according to Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agricultural law specialist in Amarillo. Dowell Lashmet, speaking at the recent High Plains Irrigation Conference, outlined several legal actions concerning the Clean Water […] The post Water issues in the courts could impact all landowners appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION —More than 3,700 second-graders from Bryan-College Station and the surrounding area recently participated in the recent ninth annual Hard Hats for Little Heads injury prevention program and free helmet distribution event at Reed Arena on the Texas A&M University campus. “Highlights included Texas A&M baseball, football, equestrian and softball athletes in competitive scenarios […] The post Hard Hats for Little Heads program helps 3,700-plus second-graders stay safe appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION -- Cotton acres in Texas will likely increase as producers seek an alternative to grains this season, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Mark Welch, AgriLife Extension grains marketing economist, College Station, said 4.5 million acres of planted wheat this crop season compared to the 6 million acres planted normally […] The post Texas Crop and Weather Report – Feb. 22 appeared first on AgriLife Today.