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Farm bill passes House Ag Committee

By Jennifer Dorsett Field Editor The U.S. House Agriculture Committee passed HR 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act—better known as the 2018 Farm Bill—out of committee on Wednesday, April 18, clearing the way for the [...]


  • mesquite

Webinar to offer mesquite management, control options

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Mesquite-spraying season is approaching and an upcoming webinar could help landowners with mesquite management. Dr. [...]

  • cloud seeding

Cloud seeding planned for parts of Rolling Plains

By Jennifer Dorsett Field Editor Several drought-stricken counties near Abilene may soon see cloud-seeding planes in the sky. Hopefully, those [...]

  • teacher

Outstanding teacher recipient to attend national conference

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist A Texas elementary teacher will be attending the 2018 National Agriculture in the Classroom Conference [...]

  • emissions

Researchers study emissions of nitrous oxide, methane in feedyard

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist A group of researchers spent a week in a Texas feedyard to better understand greenhouse [...]

  • Texas811

Call Texas811 before you dig

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist A free service could protect farmers and ranchers from damaging underground utility lines as they [...]

  • farm bill

House Committee takes on farm bill today

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter The fate of the next five years of farm, nutrition and conservation programs lies in [...]

  • wildfires

Wildfires burn across Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Parts of the Texas Panhandle and Oklahoma were devastated by wildfires over the past week. [...]

  • cloning

WTAMU studies cloning for higher quality, yielding beef product

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter A project at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) designed to improve beef quality and yield [...]