Producer participation requested in AgriLife Extension predator survey

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Bill Thompson, 325-657-7306, w-thompson@tamu.edu SAN ANGELO – The 2018 Predator Survey by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will paint a more accurate picture…

Clinton has never fully denied Broaddrick’s rape allegation, as Ford says she’ll testify only after FBI Investigation Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Just like Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser, Christine…

While certainly hectic, things are significantly better now that you’re gone. By Derek Hunter Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Welcome back to the political arena, President Obama. I caught…

Most Generic Congressional Ballot Polling assumes Democrats will have a turnout advantage in November. Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — An analysis by Harry Enten earlier this year noted that Republicans…

Predictions that Blacks, Women & Millennials would not vote Trump proved largely untrue Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — While the Hispanic vote may have been bigger during the 2016 Presidential…

“As a Hero of Main Street, Hurd truly understands that decisions made in Washington have a real impact on local businesses & communities.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “99.8% of…

We’ve entered the home stretch of what is sometimes referred to in Austin as “The Interim.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — It’s been just a little over a year since…

The party has the money & machinery, so why is so little going toward Hispanic Outreach? By Adrian Carrasquillo Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — In the 10 states with the…

J. Berry claims two major awards with Texas A&M AgriLife hibiscus hybrids

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Dariusz Malinowski, 940-552-9941, dmalinow@ag.tamu.edu VERNON – Dr. Dariusz Malinowski and Jim Berry have discussed commercialization potential of winter-hardy hibiscus hybrids every August for a…

Hurricane Harvey becomes focal point in Houston-area races for Congress

Jeremy Boutor removes personal items on an air mattress from his home in a neighborhood along Eldridge Parkway, flooded by waters released from Addicks Reservoir on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017,…

Williamson County beef cattle symposium, trade show slated for Sept. 6

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Tyler Coufal, 512-943-3300, tyler.coufal@ag.tamu.edu TAYLOR — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Williamson County will present the Williamson County Beef Cattle Symposium and…

Eighteen graduate from AgriLife Extension V.G. Young Institute Leadership Academy

Contact: Dr. Peter McGuill, 979-845-4572, pjmcguill@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Eighteen county judges and commissioners graduated Aug. 16 from the Commissioners Court Leadership Academy sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today commended a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit after it upheld a lower court’s…

Tours Fort Hood, visits with Soldiers and receives update on operations and training occurring on base and around the world Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (KILLEEN, Texas) – U.S.…

“We’re just trying to make sure nobody in our class feels left out, or sad, or ever thinks about Harvey.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Camper trailers and storage…

“We’re proud to return this illegally collected money to the people of Texas,” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Obamacare is unconstitutional, plain and simple. We all know that the feds…

AgriLife Extension sets free farm bill workshop Aug. 28-29 at Lubbock

Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Jackie Smith, 806-746-6101, j-smith34@tamu.edu LUBBOCK – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a free two-day workshop at Lubbock that will cover the…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Monday, August 13, President Trump signed the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act, known as the NDAA, into law. The NDAA, as you may remember, is the…

Republican Party farm team provides strong candidates for key races By Newt Gingrich Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tuesday’s primaries had three big lessons. The first is that President…

PART IV of “The Craymer Series”: There is no permanent Property Tax Rate. New Tax Rates are set each year at about this time, and It’s those Tax Rates that determine your…