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A woman sets up a water bowl for her dog.
June 11, 2024

Protect pets during the dog days of summer

Texas A&M AgriLife experts share considerations for summer heat safety

June 10, 2024

Can you smell how meat tastes?

Meat scientists explore the science behind cooking aromas and share their flavorful secrets

Cattle in a field looking at the camera.
June 3, 2024

Central Texas Stocker Cattle Program set for June 26 in West

Event will feature presentations on cattle nutrition, food supply security

May 29, 2024

Texas Aggie Rodeo Team headed to College National Finals Rodeo

Six Texas A&M students will compete at the highest level of collegiate rodeo in Casper

A man stands in the smoke behind a barbecue pit
May 24, 2024

Troubadour Festival: Best of Texas barbecue scene descends upon Aggieland

Country music and Texas barbecue fill Aggie Park at all-day festival.

Head and shoulders of Zach Hoelscher wearing a maroon coat with a maroon background.
May 21, 2024

Blending a passion for rural communities, medicine and agriculture

Zach Hoelscher ’25 forges his path to a career in the Department of Animal Sciences

May 20, 2024

Registration opens for 70th annual Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course

World’s largest beef cattle educational event expected to attract 2,000 attendees to Bryan-College Station

May 13, 2024

Top barbecue tips from the ‘Three Brisketeers’

Texas A&M AgriLife experts share four tidbits every barbecue lover should know

Black Angus bull in native ranchland setting
May 9, 2024

An unraveled genetic mystery in Angus

Genetic discovery by team of researchers and veterinarians helps Angus producers protect their herds

May 8, 2024

Where passion meets science

Animal science doctoral student’s determination and love for horses drives impactful research

Kaden Simon '26 leans against a brick wall while wearing a grey suit and blue button-down shirt.
May 6, 2024

A premier peer mentor

Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences student Kaden Simon ’25 named Hullabaloo-U Peer Mentor of the Year

May 3, 2024

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences honors outstanding alumni

Contributions to agriculture, natural resources, life sciences recognized

May 2, 2024

Department of Animal Science faculty recognized for teaching excellence

Wickersham, Herring celebrated during awards ceremony

April 30, 2024

An investment in community outreach

Bradshaw family’s belief in 4-H and community lead to the first gift for the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Canyon

a wide view of a sprawling ranch with cowboys horseback driving a herd of cattle across a green pasture
April 22, 2024

Registration open for Ranch-Raised Beef Conference on May 30-31 in College Station

Event offers inside look at production and marketing of beef

April 17, 2024

Unveiling the economic influence of Texas’ horse industry

New survey data provides insights and educational avenues of horse enthusiasts

April 15, 2024

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences hosts 68th annual Convocation

Students and faculty recognized for outstanding accomplishments

April 10, 2024

Researchers resolve old mystery of how phages disarm pathogenic bacteria

New study details long-sought mechanisms and structures

April 5, 2024

Animal science student finds purpose, community at Texas A&M and on Ranch Horse Team

Tucker Gillespie ’26 shares experiences in the Department of Animal Science that transformed his college journey   

April 4, 2024

Animal science judging clinics provide hands-on learning and skills to youth

Four competitive teams in the Texas A&M Department of Animal Science hosted 1,600 aspiring young judgers for clinics