District Extension Administrator
B.S., Oklahoma State University, 2002
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
6500 Amarillo Blvd W
Amarillo, TX 79106
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COLLEGE STATION – One of the Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute’s most popular “spokespersons” for quail appreciation and conservation isn’t a person at all, but a sociable 6-inch-tall northern bobwhite named Kirby. “We have been using Kirby as a ‘life model’ for a variety of educational programs and activities related to the conservation of quail and […] The post A Quail’s Tale appeared first on AgriLife Today.
TYLER – The Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership, or TALL, program, which molds and connects agricultural advocates from around the state and prepares them as problem solvers for local, state, national and global challenges, will tour East Texas Jan. 22-26. Members of the media are invited to visit with TALL administrators and class members during the […] The post Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership program touring East Texas Jan. 22-26 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
WACO - Bumper corn yields and excess supply will continue to pressure prices lower during the first half of 2018, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Jason Johnson, AgriLife Extension economist in Stephenville, told attendees at the Blackland Income Growth Conference in Waco recently the three-month weather outlook for grain crops […] The post Grain prices to remain flat as U.S. inventory excess is consumed appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AUSTIN – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present its Step Up and Scale Down program for weight loss Jan. 30 through April 17 in Austin. “Step Up and Scale Down is an innovative 12-week program designed to guide participants toward weight management through the use of nutrition tips, exercise and a personalized weight-loss […] The post Step Up and Scale Down weight-loss program to be presented in Austin appeared first on AgriLife Today.
AUSTIN - Agricultural policy and political considerations for the new farm bill will highlight the Jan. 29 Texas Ag Forum at the Hilton Austin Airport, 9515 Hotel Drive in Austin. The forum, scheduled from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., will feature experts from all major commodities providing both policy and market outlook projections. “For more than 30 […] The post Jan. 29 Texas Ag Forum to feature farm bill discussions appeared first on AgriLife Today.