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May 21, 2024

Sorghum producers battle weather to make a crop

Texas Crop and Weather Report – May 21, 2024

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 17, 2024

‘Phosphorus lady’ finds home at Texas A&M

Szerlag carving out a niche in the world of soils

Peter Omara, Ph.D., in white shirt standing in a field at the AgriLife center in Weslaco
May 17, 2024

Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Weslaco adds soils specialist

Peter Omara brings extensive experience in agronomic outreach and application

A man is demonstrating a field trial to a group of people at the Stiles Farm in Thrall.
May 17, 2024

Stiles Farm Field Day planned for June 11 in Thrall

Special field day highlights include youth farm safety and Texas barbecue lessons

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May 10, 2024

Two College of Agriculture and Life Sciences students earn prestigious Brown-Rudder Award

Barron and Elbel recognized for exemplifying characteristics of former president James Earl Rudder

May 1, 2024

Trio of scientists to unlock mystery, power of microbiome

Cluster hire expands Texas A&M’s microbiome expertise, brings innovative, collaborative research to burgeoning field

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April 18, 2024

Three Texas A&M AgriLife professors honored for outstanding contributions to science

American Association for the Advancement of Science recognizes excellence in research and innovation

April 16, 2024

Wheat leaf rust and stripe rust an emerging problem statewide

Texas Crop and weather Report – April 23, 2024

April 15, 2024

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences hosts 68th annual Convocation

Students and faculty recognized for outstanding accomplishments

a hand touching green grass on the ground
April 9, 2024

Turfgrass program leads through innovation

From backyards, football fields and golf courses, science is reshaping the turfgrass experience

April 8, 2024

Texas A&M Turfgrass Program: Research, Extension and the Next Generation

Video: Texas A&M AgriLife research, extension and teaching initiatives work to develop increasingly resilient and sustainable turfgrasses that ensure user safety and thriving industry while building up the next generation of leaders in the field

April 4, 2024

Texas A&M AgriLife and Southern Rolling Plains Cotton Growers Association team up on ‘field of dreams’

Farm projects will include research, field trials and community resources

March 22, 2024

Liu brings genetics expertise to AgriLife Research wheat breeding program

Familiarity brings smooth transition within Texas public wheat breeding program

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March 13, 2024

New AgriLife Extension specialist tackles water issues in the nation’s cotton patch

Lege plans to ramp up cotton evaluation trials from the High Plains to Central Texas

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March 11, 2024

New interim director named for Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at San Angelo

Rathore and ultra-low gossypol cotton created through the use of RNAi technology, a gene-silencing technique
March 6, 2024

Natural tech for ‘dimming’ genes brings transformative potential to agriculture

A close-up view of a hemp plan against a blue sky
February 26, 2024

Charting the path for industrial hemp

Texas A&M AgriLife Research soil and crop scientists are exploring and discovering the possibilities for this new crop

February 15, 2024

AgriLife Extension updates producers on utilizing dicamba products

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February 10, 2024

Texas crop producers need to be aware of latest dicamba ruling

AgriLife Extension experts prepare for more information