COLLEGE STATION - Dr. Mark A. Hussey is quick to credit the people of Texas A&M AgriLife for his successful nine years as vice chancellor and dean for agriculture and life sciences at Texas A&M University. “You are only as good as the people around you, and I will tell you that I’ve had absolutely […] The post Texas A&M AgriLife bids farewell to Vice Chancellor, Dean Mark A. Hussey appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION -- Over the past decade, dramatic weather changes such as drought and parasites have created a set of new challenges for Texas beef cattle producers. In response, Texas A&M University’s department of animal science head Dr. Cliff Lamb hopes to tap into scientists and specialists within the department and both Texas A&M AgriLife […] The post Goals established for Texas A&M animal science beef programs appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M University System researchers in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs and Baylor Scott & White Research Institute have completed a study identifying one of the mechanisms leading to the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD, providing new possibilities for prevention and treatment of the disease. The study, […] The post Texas A&M-led collaborative study takes aim at non-alcoholic fatty liver disease appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION - The County Judges and Commissioners Association of Texas was honored recently as the recipient of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Partnership Award. The award recognizes vital alliances with agencies, organizations and others beyond the Texas A&M University System, according to agency officials. The award was given at the 60th V. G. […] The post County Judges and Commissioners Association of Texas receives AgriLife Extension award appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AMARILLO – Just in time for cotton producers making variety selections for the coming year, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomists in the High Plains and Rolling Plains have released their 2017 Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation, or RACE, trial results. Drs. Jourdan Bell in Amarillo, Seth Byrd in Lubbock and Emi Kimura in Vernon, all […] The post AgriLife Extension cotton trial results released for High Plains, Rolling Plains appeared first on AgriLife Today.