Sandbur calls have increased tremendously in the past five years. Here is some information for late season control of sandbur this year and some information to use to plan for next year. Eddie Funderburg, Noble Research Institute senior soils … Read More

Whip up this delicious chili that combines the flavors of ground beef, beer, black beans, tomatoes and chili seasonings. Get the recipe at

By Nina Teicholz for the Los Angeles Times | Oct. 9, 2019

Eggs are bad; eggs are good. Fat is bad; fat is good. Meat is bad; meat is… OK?

That last food flip-flop made big headlines last week. It … Read More

Tiffany Dowell Lashmet talks elderlaw with Attorney Kristen Porter in the latest Ag Law in the Field podcast. Hear them discuss estate planning documents, long-term care options, rules about Medicaid, plus other topics important for everyone, especially farm and ranch families.

Source: AgriLife Today

Precision ranching is a focus of a new Coordinated Agricultural Project led by New Mexico State University, NMSU, in collaboration with Texas A&M AgriLife Research in Amarillo.

Working under an almost $9 million U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture … Read More

The Sunset Advisory Commission is reviewing the mission and performance of the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA), as well as the Early Childhood Health and Nutrition Interagency Council, Prescribed Burning Board and Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation.

Texas pumpkin growers expect a below-average harvest this season as they dealt with early season rains and extreme heat and drought through the summer months. Heavy spring rains in May and June delayed planting. Some fields had to be replanted due to poor conditions. Fields that did emerge faced tough … Read More

Interested in learning more about the beef industry from the meat perspective? Beef 706 is a 2-day workshop for all segments of the cattle and beef industry to … Read More

The Sunset Advisory Commission is reviewing the mission and performance of the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) and welcomes public comments on whether the agency is still needed and ideas to improve its operations and services. The Texas Sunset Act requires the Sunset Commission to periodically review TAHC and recommend … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service

Oak wilt is one of the most destructive tree diseases in the United States, and it has been known to kill oak trees in Central Texas at epidemic proportions. This time of year, oak wilt is primarily spread by moving firewood … Read More