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.
NEW BRAUNFELS -- The sixth annual Texas Fruit Conference, scheduled for Oct. 2-3 at the City of New Braunfels Civic Convention Center, 325 S. Castell Ave., will offer a comprehensive program for novice and experienced fruit growers, coordinators said. Early-bird registration is $65 per person by Sept 10. Regular online registration is from Sept. 11-28 […] The post Texas Fruit Conference set for Oct. 2-3 in New Braunfels appeared first on AgriLife Today.
DALLAS —Three new infographics and two detailed publications from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service help demystify the best practices for controlling pests in schools, universities and other areas where humans occupy close quarters. “The average person, while not a pest control expert, is definitely affected when an infestation occurs,” said Janet Hurley, AgriLife Extension […] The post New AgriLife Extension Service graphic guides target school pests appeared first on AgriLife Today.
MENARD – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Menard County Soil and Water Conservation District are partnering on a range and pesticide training from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Murchison-Whitehead Complex on U.S. Highway 190 West in Menard. “This training will offer an excellent opportunity to get abreast of the latest […] The post Range training set for Oct. 4 in Menard appeared first on AgriLife Today.