AgriLife Extension event to cover insect management, perennial grasses The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present the 2020 Central Texas Hay Production Workshop on Oct. 8 in Burnet. The event will run from 9 a.m.-noon at the AgriLife Extension office of Burnet County, 607 N. Vanderveer St. Cost is $10, payable at the door,… Read More →
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Program will address insect identification, treatment The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Bexar County Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee will present the Managing Hay and Pasture Insect Pests online program Aug. 18. The webinar, which will be given via Microsoft Teams, will be from noon to 1 p.m. Registered attendees will be provided… Read More →
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SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Bexar County Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee will present the 2019 Beef Cattle Short Course on the evenings of Jan. 8 and Jan. 15 at the Ozuna Library of Palo Alto College, 1400 Villaret Blvd. in San Antonio, Day-of program registration begins at 5:30 p.m. […]
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EDITOR’S NOTE: This week’s report was delayed due to the Columbus Day holiday. Cool, cloudy, wet weather creates problems for Panhandle cotton production Writers: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, email@example.com Contacts: Dr. Jourdan Bell, 806-677-5663, firstname.lastname@example.org Emi Kimura, 940-552-9941, email@example.com AMARILLO – Poor weather conditions in the Rolling and High Plains could mean […]
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FLORESVILLE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present a Bermuda Grass Stem Maggot and Hay Management Program June 27 in Floresville. The free program, sponsored by the AgriLife Extension offices in Atascosa, Bexar and Guadalupe counties, will be from 5:30-8 p.m. at Wehe Farms, 559 County Road 406. “We have had sufficient rain […]
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Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Dr. Jason Banta, 903-834-6191, email@example.com OVERTON – Providing forage and feed supplies with the proper nutritional value for cows is an important consideration for producers as winter approaches, said Dr. Jason Banta, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service beef cattle specialist, Overton. Testing hay for quality can provide information producers […]
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No “rain, rain, go away” from producers yet Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Dusty Tittle, 979-823-0129, email@example.com COLLEGE STATION – Farmers aren’t too far removed from 2011 to say “rain, rain, go away,” but they also know too much of a good thing can be detrimental to crops, said Dusty Tittle, Texas A&M AgriLife […]
Rains continue to bring mixed bag to producers around the state Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Chad Gulley, 903-590-2980, email@example.com TYLER — Each step farmer Malcolm Williams took into his pasture announced the presence of water and soft, saturated topsoil. He left his flatbed truck at the gate knowing it wouldn’t make it far […]
By: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Fred Hall, 817-884-1945, email@example.com FORT WORTH — Springtime hay season is ramping up and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent Fred Hall, Tarrant County, wants to remind producers that bales are an investment worth protecting. Hay quality is a key component to animal performance and proper hay storage is […]