NOODLE – The Rolling Plains Cotton and Precision Ag Field Day is set for 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Oct. 12 on the Lytle Farm north of the community of Noodle in Jones County. To reach the farm from U.S. Highway 180, drive 8 miles south on Farm-to-Market Road 126. From Interstate 20 at Merkel, drive north […] The post Rolling Plains Cotton and Precision Ag Field Day set Oct. 12 near Noodle appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANTONIO -- The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, San Antonio Quail Coalition and Witte Museum will present the first-ever Urban Quail Appreciation Day from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Memorial Auditorium of the Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway St., San Antonio. The program will begin with registration and refreshments at 8:30 a.m., followed […] The post Urban Quail Appreciation Day slated Oct. 5 in San Antonio appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO -- Meetings have been scheduled on Sept. 27 in Dimmitt and Dumas to address concerns about the presence of high levels of fumonisin in corn now being harvested in the Texas Panhandle, according to Dr. Jourdan Bell, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomist in Amarillo. The first meeting will be at 9 a.m. at […] The post Emergency meetings scheduled following reports of fumonisin in Texas corn appeared first on AgriLife Today.
LAMPASAS - Residents interested in the Lampasas River Watershed Protection Plan are invited to attend the Lampasas River Watershed Partnership meeting Oct. 12. The meeting is free and open to the public. It is hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Research and will be at the Lampasas County Farm Bureau Building, 1793 U.S. Highway 281 in […] The post Lampasas River Watershed Partnership meeting Oct. 12 in Lampasas appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – Homeowners and pecan orchard operators are urged to watch for pecan weevils that can decimate a crop right up to harvest, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service integrated pest management specialist at College Station. “This is not a new pest, but what is new is that it’s being sighted in […] The post Pecan weevils’ range growing warns AgriLife Extension expert appeared first on AgriLife Today.