SAN ANGELO – Hands-on instruction will be the capstone for this year’s Texas Sheep and Goat Expo Youth Program sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, set for 8:30 a.m. Aug. 18 in the Auto Wrangler Sale Pavilion located on the San Angelo Fairgrounds, organizers said. Marty Vahlenkamp, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent […] The post Texas Sheep and Goat Expo youth component gearing up with hands-on learning appeared first on AgriLife Today.
COLLEGE STATION - A year’s worth of participation in the Junior Master Gardener program came to a close for a group of middle school students who visited the Texas A&M University horticulture department in College Station and took part in a certificate ceremony. Middle school students, parents, faculty and school board members from Elysian Fields […] The post Elysian Fields ISD students receive Junior Master Gardener certificates appeared first on AgriLife Today.
SAN ANGELO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Tom Green County has two water programs planned in San Angelo during June -- the first targets professional irrigators, the second is for homeowners. The Texas Water Star Conference for landscape professionals will be 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 8. Individual registration is $30 due upon […] The post AgriLife Extension offers two June water programs for professionals, homeowners appeared first on AgriLife Today.
HALLSVILLE – A Learn, Grow, Eat and Go! teacher training event will be held June 28 in Hallsville. The Learn, Grow, Eat and Go! initiative of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and its Junior Master Gardener program provides students with important life lessons in health and wellness through gardening, nutrition education and exercise. The […] The post AgriLife Extension Learn, Grow, Eat and Go! teacher training June 28 in Hallsville appeared first on AgriLife Today.
OVERTON – Brittni Littlejohn, a Texas A&M University department of animal science graduate research assistant at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, Overton, is recipient of the 2018 A. M. “Tony” Sorensen Jr. Achievement Award. The award recognizes the most outstanding graduating doctoral student of physiology of reproduction within Texas A&M’s animal sciences […] The post Brittni Littlejohn receives 2018 Sorensen Achievement Award appeared first on AgriLife Today.