ROSCOE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a beef cattle conference from 6-8 p.m. May 25 at the Roscoe STEM Center, 12822 N. Interstate Highway 20, Roscoe. “With folks buying back into the beef industry, wouldn’t it be great to know how much you can afford to pay for a cow […] The post AgriLife Extension sets May 25 Nolan County beef cattle program appeared first on AgriLife Today.
MENARD – Texas A&M AgriLife will conduct their first Livestock Guardian Dog Field Day on May 10 at Menard. “To my knowledge, this will be the first program devoted strictly to livestock guardian dogs that our sister agencies, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas A&M AgriLife Research, have conducted anywhere,” said Dr. Reid […] The post Texas A&M AgriLife sets inaugural Livestock Guardian Dog Field Day May 10 at Menard appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANTONIO – For more than a half century, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in collaboration with a Bexar County agricultural producer and others, has been involved in field trials to determine the best tomato varieties for Texas. These trials provide AgriLife Extension horticulturists with valuable data they can share with commercial producers, the […] The post Field trials help identify ‘top tomatoes’ for Texas producers, gardeners appeared first on AgriLife Today.
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 […] The post More than just cotton appeared first on AgriLife Today.
FREDERICKSBURG -- The Texas Water Resources Institute will host a free workshop from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. May 16 in Fredericksburg for area residents interested in land and water stewardship in the Pedernales River watershed area. The workshop is part of the Texas Riparian and Stream Education Program. The morning session will be at the […] The post Riparian, stream ecosystem workshop set for May 16 in Fredericksburg appeared first on AgriLife Today.