SAN ANGELO – A workshop on bonding and starting livestock guardian dogs is set for March 15 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at San Angelo. The program will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the center, located north of San Angelo on U.S. Highway 87. Individual registration is $15 by March […] The post Raising a Successful Livestock Guardian Dog Workshop set March 15 in San Angelo appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION - Dr. Bill Rooney, a Texas A&M AgriLife Research sorghum breeder in the Texas A&M department of soil and crop sciences in College Station, has been appointed as the first holder of the Borlaug-Monsanto Chair for Plant Breeding and International Crop Improvement. Texas A&M and Monsanto created the chair in honor of Dr. […] The post Rooney appointed to Texas A&M’s Borlaug-Monsanto Chair for Plant Breeding appeared first on AgriLife Today.
CANADIAN – The 2018 Hemphill County-Texas A&M AgriLife Beef Cattle Conference and Ag Tour set for April 24-25 will include experts who will help participants understand how and what they do on their ranches makes a difference in the market. Ranchers in the Texas Panhandle and throughout the beef-producing regions of the U.S. play a […] The post Hemphill County beef conference April 24-25 to address market turning points appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANGELO – Plans are being made to conduct a second performance-oriented sheep and goat sale Aug. 18 immediately after the Texas Sheep and Goat Expo, organizers said. The expo, conducted by Texas A&M AgriLife, is billed as the state’s premier sheep and goat educational event, and is set Aug. 17-18 at the First Community […] The post Texas Sheep and Goat Expo sets performance-oriented sheep, goat sale appeared first on AgriLife Today.
BRYAN – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality related to the Navasota River will be held from 1-5 p.m. March 7 at the Stella Hotel Celeste Ballroom, 4100 Lake Atlas Drive in Bryan. The workshop is presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board […] The post Water quality training March 7 in Bryan will focus on Navasota River appeared first on AgriLife Today.