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Wild Hog Program Set for March 9th Near Wichita Falls
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Wild Hog Program Set for March 9th Near Wichita Falls

By: Kay Ledbetter, AgriLife Today WICHITA FALLS – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Wild Hog Corral Demo and Pasture Talk from 2-4 p.m. March 9 northwest of Wichita Falls. Wild hogs are causing problems for producers in the Rolling Plains. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Kay […]

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Cotton Variety Selection Time is Here
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Cotton Variety Selection Time is Here

By: Steve Byrns (AgriLife Today) LUBBOCK – When it comes to making a cotton crop, selecting the right planting variety is the most important decision a cotton farmer will make all year, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service cotton entomologist. “Let’s face it, technology seeds are expensive, but knowing […]

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Texas Crop and Weather Report — Feb. 14
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Texas Crop and Weather Report — Feb. 14

Wheat acres hit a 100-plus year low in U.S. By: Adam Russell (Agri-Life Today) SAN ANGELO – U.S. planted wheat acres trended to their lowest since 1909 amid low prices and uncooperative weather, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Bill Thompson, AgriLife Extension economist, San Angelo, said prices […]

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New farm bill discussions kick off at Southwest Ag Issues Summit
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New farm bill discussions kick off at Southwest Ag Issues Summit

2/7/17 By: Blair Fannin, Texas A&M AgriLife FORT WORTH – Doing more with less to fund the next farm bill program was a recurring theme at the recent Southwest Ag Issues Summit in Fort Worth. Leaders from all major commodity groups throughout Texas and national representatives converged for two days […]

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Feed Grains, Silage Focus of Feb. 8 Muleshoe Conference
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Feed Grains, Silage Focus of Feb. 8 Muleshoe Conference

1/26/17 (from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service) Writer: Steve Byrns, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service MULESHOE – The Bailey Feed Grains and Silage Conference conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bailey County is set for Feb. 8 in the Bailey County Electric Cooperative meeting room, 610 E. American […]

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New AgriLife Extension Service Agent for Kent County
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New AgriLife Extension Service Agent for Kent County

1/4/17 By: Kay Ledbetter from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service JAYTON – Brandon Cave has been hired to fill the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agriculture and natural resources agent position in Kent County, said Miles Dabovich, AgriLife Extension district administrator in Vernon. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo) Cave started Jan. 2, […]

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Texas Crop and Weather Report – June 1
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Texas Crop and Weather Report – June 1

No “rain, rain, go away” from producers yet From Texas A&M AgriLife Extension 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 […]

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