Emphasizing the connection between agriculture and community health, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in conjunction with the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce, released two publications at the recent Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show. “The Impact of AgriBusiness in the High Plains Trade Area” is a long-running publication, now in its fifth edition. The publication, updated... Read More → The post AgriLife Extension releases two publications on agriculture, health in the High Plains appeared first on AgriLife Today.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Nueces and San Patricio counties will hold a Field Crop Symposium on Jan. 7 in Corpus Christi. The symposium will take place from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 10345 Texas Highway 44. An optional Auxin Training Workshop will be offered... Read More → The post Field Crop Symposium slated for Jan. 7 in Corpus Christi appeared first on AgriLife Today.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has hired Mark Zoeller to be the agriculture and natural resources agent for Schleicher County. Zoeller will start Jan. 1. “Mark will be a real asset to AgriLife Extension and Schleicher County,” said Marty Gibbs, District 7 AgriLife Extension administrator, San Angelo. “I think his education and experience will... Read More → The post Zoeller hired as AgriLife Extension agent for Schleicher County appeared first on AgriLife Today.
From the Ground Up – Connecting Agriculture & Health is scheduled for Jan. 14 at the Waco Convention Center, 100 Washington Ave. in Waco. The conference, which will be held from 8:50 a.m. to 4 p.m., is for health professionals, registered dieticians, registered nurses, educators and students. Cost is $50 by Jan. 8 and $25... Read More → The post From the Ground Up Conference offered for health professionals Jan. 14 appeared first on AgriLife Today.