Student-run event highlights generations of plant breeding The ninth-annual Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium will take place Feb. 16 in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center on the Texas A&M University campus. The center is located at 1002 W. George Bush Drive, Bryan-College Station. The one-day research conference is for students, faculty and private industry researchers... Read More → The post Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium set Feb 16 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Provides full day of expert pesticide applicator continuing education The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold the Spring 2023 Integrated Pest Management Conference on Feb. 23 in Dallas. The training will be from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Water and Land Resources Building of the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Dallas,... Read More → The post Spring integrated pest management conference set Feb. 23 in Dallas appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Changes will support increased attendance, diverse participant demographics Due to the increasing popularity and reach of the Texas State 4-H Horse Show, significant changes are on the horizon to meet more participant needs and continue the show’s trajectory for growth and impact. This year’s 61st annual Texas State 4-H Horse Show is open to the... Read More → The post Texas State 4-H Horse Show makes rule changes appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Team will represent Southern Section at American Society of Animal Science national contest The Texas A&M University academic quadrathlon team secured first place at the 2023 Regional American Society of Animal Science, ASAS, Academic Quadrathlon Contest held in Raleigh, North Carolina, recently. The Academic Quadrathlon Contest is a competition where students demonstrate their knowledge in... Read More → The post Texas A&M animal science academic quadrathlon team wins regionals appeared first on AgriLife Today.
An internationally renowned leader in water security research, Jepson leads an AgriLife Research urban water program Wendy Jepson, Ph.D., associate director of the Texas Water Resources Institute, TWRI, has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, AAAS. She is among the 506 scientists, engineers and innovators elected as... Read More → The post Wendy Jepson named 2022 Fellow in American Association for the Advancement of Science appeared first on AgriLife Today.