The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be offering two days of educational programming events during the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show. The events will be held on Nov. 28 and Nov. 29 at the Amarillo Civic Center Grand Plaza Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St., Amarillo.
The Amarillo Farm Show CEU Workshop will be held on Nov. 28 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. with registration at 8 a.m., and the program beginning at 8:45 a.m.
Registration cost is $40. An RSVP is requested, but not required, to Megan Eikner, AgriLife Extension agriculture and natural resources agent in Potter County, at email@example.com.
Checks need to be payable to Potter Ag Committee and participants are required to bring their current Texas Department of Agriculture applicator cards during registration. Breakfast and lunch will also be provided to those registered.
A total of five TDA continuing education units will be available for those completing the workshop, including two general units, two integrated pest management units and one laws and regulations unit.
A beef quality assurance training program with Jason Smith, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist and Department of Animal Science assistant professor, Amarillo, as guest speaker will be held from 1-5 p.m. Nov. 28 in the Hospitality Room. The program is for those who need certification or re-certification on the best practices in beef quality assurance.
On November 29, the Texas Wheat Symposium and Amarillo Ag Appreciation Luncheon, hosted by the Texas Wheat Producers Association and the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce Ag Council, will be held from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
The free symposium begins at 10:30 a.m.
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