Five-part program with in-person or virtual option The McLennan County Small Landowner Educational Series will start Aug. 22 in Waco. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service event, in partnership with McLennan Community College Continuing Education, will cover the basics of owning land, running a new agriculture operation, and everything between. The five-part program will take... Read More → The post Small landowner educational series starts Aug. 22 in Waco appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Courses offered for agricultural and other business owners The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer Panhandle District QuickBooks Pro Desktop Short Courses on Aug. 31 in Amarillo and Sept. 8 in Lubbock. The one-day trainings will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the respective Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Centers, located... Read More → The post QuickBooks Pro courses to be Aug. 31 in Amarillo, Sept 8 in Lubbock appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Designation earned by participating in various health, wellness programs Since 2016, the Healthy South Texas Recognized Schools initiative has been focused on improving health education and health outcomes in South Texas communities. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas A&M Healthy South Texas implemented the Healthy South Texas Recognized Schools program to acknowledge a... Read More → The post Healthy South Texas Recognized Schools encourage health education appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Opportunities, challenges facing Harris County food systems The Future of Urban Food Systems Summit will be held Sept. 30 in Houston. The event is presented by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service; University of Houston-Downtown, the Center for Urban Agriculture and Sustainability; AgriLife Extension’s Path to the Plate; and Harris County. The event will run from... Read More → The post The Future of Urban Food Systems Summit set Sept. 30 in Houston appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Agriculture experts, government representatives to speak The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present the annual Big Country Wheat Conference on Aug. 18 in Abilene. The event will be held at the Taylor County Expo Center, 1700 Texas Highway 36. It will start with registration at 8 a.m. in Big Country Hall followed by the... Read More → The post Big Country Wheat Conference set Aug. 18 in Abilene appeared first on AgriLife Today.