The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program will host an Urban Stream Processes and Restoration Training from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 19 in Corpus Christi for professionals interested in conducting stream restoration projects in that area. The morning session will be at the South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, 8545 […] The post Urban Stream Processes and Restoration Training slated for Nov. 19 in Corpus Christi appeared first on AgriLife Today.
CPRIT is helping fund the advancement in cancer research throughout the state of Texas by encouraging innovation and product development and enhancing access to evidence-based prevention programs throughout the state. CPRIT awarded more than $6 million in grants to five different Texas A&M researchers. “It is a high-risk, high-reward grant,” Pellois said. “This idea is […] The post Pellois awarded grant for cancer research appeared first on AgriLife Today.
A group of Texas 4-H eighth-graders from Lake Dallas Middle School spent part of the last two months with Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists learning to create artificial environments for plant growth. The 15 students’ “in vitro” experiments over 60 days were part of a collaboration among AgriLife Research, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, […] The post Lake Dallas eighth-graders learn advanced plant biology with Texas A&M AgriLife scientists, in vitro experiments appeared first on AgriLife Today.
A group of 46 scientists from around the world, led by Joseph Veldman, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Ecosystem Science and Management in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University, are urging caution regarding plans to address climate change through massive tree planting. These scientists teamed up with Veldman, […] The post Planting a trillion trees will not halt climate change appeared first on AgriLife Today.
The 48th annual South Central Texas Cow-Calf Clinic and Trade Show will be held Oct. 25 at the Washington County Fairgrounds Sales Facility, 1305 E. Blue Bell Road #110 in Brenham. The program is hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Washington County. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the program beginning […] The post 48th annual South Central Texas Cow-Calf Clinic to be held Oct. 25 appeared first on AgriLife Today.