New scholarship to support minority and underrepresented students in food science A newly established partnership between Revolver Brewing Company and the Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Department of Food Science and Technology will help minority and underrepresented students pursue careers in the brewing industry. “The Revolver Brewing Education Scholarship will open up... Read More → The post Revolver Brewing and Texas A&M develop inclusive career opportunities in the brewing industry appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Texas A&M AgriLife group partners with video game lab to create interactive training tool Fifty years ago, the strategy-based game Oregon Trail hit classrooms around the country. Anyone who has played the game knows that crossing a river in the wrong place at the wrong time or other poor decisions along the trail can end... Read More → The post Applying game-based learning to animal disease preparedness appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Texas A&M AgriLife’s Center for North American Studies provides Texas farmers, ranchers insights for international trade The Center for North American Studies, CNAS, part of Texas A&M AgriLife, in collaboration with the Texas Department of Agriculture, TDA, is making global market assessments for a number of the state’s agricultural commodities. “The U.S. is the largest... Read More → The post Assessing global market potential for Texas agricultural commodities appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Rangeland, Wildlife and Fisheries Management Stewardship Series to discuss the art, science of human role There is a unique relationship between rangeland and grazing livestock, but the human stewardship role can often be overlooked and separated from the science, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. AgriLife Extension will present a webinar addressing stewardship... Read More → The post Stewarding rangelands focus of Oct. 7 webinar appeared first on AgriLife Today.
Texas A&M AgriLife to lead organic specialty crop breeding with unique guar and cowpea varieties Texas may not be known as a big organic commodity supplier, but Texas A&M AgriLife is working to change that with the addition of a new organic and specialty crop breeding program. A clear path is laid out for moving... Read More → The post Getting Texas into the organic crop breeding game appeared first on AgriLife Today.