Source: AgriLife Today | Aug. 27, 2020

In advance of Hurricane Laura reaching landfall and in its immediate aftermath, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has been providing information and assistance to Texans affected by the disaster. … Read More

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Aug. 26, 2020

As of Wednesday morning, Hurricane Laura had sustained winds of … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Aug. 26, 2020

National Preparedness Month begins Sept. 1, but Hurricane Laura and drought conditions aren’t going to wait for Texans to prepare for potential disasters.

September is designated the National Preparedness Month … Read More

Source: USDA | Aug. 24, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds communities, farmers and ranchers, families and small businesses in the path of Hurricane Laura that USDA has programs that provide assistance in the wake of disasters. USDA staff … Read More

Information from the Texas Animal Health Commission:


Listen to local officials for … Read More

Source: Texas Animal Health Commission | Aug. 26, 2020

As the state prepares for Hurricane Laura to make landfall along the Texas-Louisiana border, the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) encourages animal owners to take the necessary precautions to protect their animals … Read More

As Hurricane Laura churns through the Gulf, exactly where she makes landfall is less important than how the storm could impact the entire Gulf Region. Damage often occurs well inland, especially with flooding and winds associated with large storms.

Make preparations now for … Read More

Tropical storms and hurricanes are likely to bring flooding to coastal areas of Texas. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo)

Source: AgriLife Today | Aug. 25, 2020

The … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Aug. 21, 2020

With the increased possibility of both hurricane and wildfire activity in the state this summer, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is reminding Texans the agency has a wide array of disaster and … Read More

Tropical Storm Laura is now a hurricane and aiming landfall somewhere along the Texas-Louisiana border on Wednesday. It has the potential to develop into a major hurricane with high winds, heavy rain and dangerous storm surge.  Gov. Greg Abbott has made a disaster declaration for coastal counties in preparation … Read More