COLLEGE STATION — The first students who will earn certificates in winemaking, or enology, from Texas A&M University, College Station, have uncorked their first bottles. The enology class began working with wine in September as the university launched the certificate program, said Dr. Andreea Botezatu, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service enology specialist in College Station. […] The post Winemaking certificate students uncork first bottles appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – Risk management is the name of the game when it comes to growing dryland sorghum and corn, which both offer cropping alternatives “when and if” conditions are right, according to recent Texas A&M AgriLife studies. Side-by-side dryland grain sorghum and dryland corn studies were planted this past season at the Texas A&M AgriLife […] The post Water use, drought-tolerant hybrids still key to dryland crop production appeared first on AgriLife Today.
DALLAS — A new cookbook by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Dinner Tonight program offers more than 100 healthy recipes as the agency launches Healthy Texas, its statewide public outreach initiative on chronic disease prevention. Recipe categories in the cookbook, titled Essentials, include starters, five ingredients or less, salads, one pot-one pan, simple side […] The post New cookbook a tool in statewide preventative health initiative appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO - The Military Families Learning Network – Military Caregiving concentration has rescheduled “Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms.” The webinar, originally set for Oct. 18, is now moved to Nov. 29. This and other webinars are offered through Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Military Program […] The post Transitioning students with special needs webinar rescheduled to Nov. 29 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will serve up a different education entree at the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show this year when they showcase the new Path to the Plate program and provide nutritional demonstrations. A showcase event will begin with registration at 1:30 p.m. followed by the program from 2-4 p.m. […] The post Nutrition, health education programs ‘plated’ for Amarillo farm show appeared first on AgriLife Today.