His values were the wind at my back when deployed to fight terrorism overseas By Austin Talley AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — When I was born on September 17th,…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – June 4, 2019

Fruit season looks above average for producers UVALDE – Harvest has been peachy so far for fruit producers this season, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Conditions…

Howdy, welcome to “Sounds Like Health”, my name is Mary Leigh Myer. Sam Craft: I’m her co-host, Sam Craft. Mary Leigh: And we are here today with Dr. Brandon Williamson,…

IT threat evolution Q1 2019. Statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky Lab products received from users who consented to provide statistical data. Quarterly figures According to Kaspersky Security Network, Kaspersky Lab solutions…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – May 14, 2019

Rainfall amounts double statewide average since April 1 A corn field stands in water following rains. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Adam Russell) COLLEGE STATION – April showers…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – May 7, 2019

Texas corn off to good start COLLEGE STATION – The majority of planted Texas corn acres have emerged amid good soil moisture profiles to start the growing season, said a…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – April 30, 2019

Sorghum acres expected to decrease despite excellent growing conditions COLLEGE STATION – Sorghum acres are expected to decrease amid excellent growing conditions because of an ongoing trade dispute, said a…

Beto O'Rourke unveils plan to fight climate change

Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke speaks at a rally in El Paso on March 30. Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The Texas Tribune Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke on Monday unveiled an…

Mary Leigh Meyer: Howdy, welcome to Sounds Like Health. This is Mary Leigh Meyer. Sam Craft: And I’m her cohost, Sam Craft. Mary Leigh Meyer: And we are here today…

Texas House votes to legalize the farming of industrial hemp

House Bill 1325 from state Rep. Tracy King, D-Batesville, would allow farmers in the state to legally grow industrial hemp. Juan Figueroa/The Texas Tribune The Texas House gave broad preliminary…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – April 16, 2019

Egg prices lower than last year, but could see seasonal spike COLLEGE STATION – Consumers could see a seasonal spike in egg prices as demand increases for baking and dying…

Lindsey Hendrix: Thanks for joining us for this special episode of Texas A&M Health Talk. At South by Southwest this year, Dr. Carrie Byington, vice chancellor for health services at…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – April 9, 2019

Texas wheat acres looking good for grazing, grain, forage COLLEGE STATION – Texas wheat fields look good, but the next few months will determine yield outcomes, according to Texas A&M…

Lindsey Hendrix: Thanks for joining us for this bonus episode on Texas A&M Health Talk. Today we’re featuring a special recording from our friends at Blue Cross and Blue Shield…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – April 2, 2019

Texas fruit crop looks good following freeze COLLEGE STATION – Texas fruit crops appear set for a good year, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Peach trees…

Texas A&M Gardens host Plant America Kids Gardening Fair

Writer: Laura Muntean, 979-847-9211, laura.muntean@ag.tamu.eduContact: Johanna Roman, 979-458-8591, johanna.tamu.eduMichelle Abney, 979-458-8456, michelle.abney@ag.tamu.edu   Parts of the Plant included Lisa Whittlesey, International Junior Master Gardener program coordinator for the department of…

WaterSmart program conserves two months’ water usage with precision irrigation

Writer: Laura Muntean, 979-847-9211, laura.muntean@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Ronald Kaiser, 979-845-5303, rkaiser@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The water conservation program of the Brazos Valley, BV WaterSmart, garnered two state awards recently for their…

Texas Crop and Weather Report — March 26, 2019

Texas A&M AgriLife horticulturist Patrick Dickinson offers landscape tips for spring. (Texas A&M agriLife photo by Gabe Saldana) Horticulturist: Plan before planting for best results Contact: Patrick Dickinson, 972-952-9673, Patrick.Dickinson@ag.tamu.edu…

“If the election were held today, Trump would win… handily.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “The economy is just so damn strong right now, and by all historic precedent,…

Southern states unite in effort to encourage Congress’ approval of USMCA Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – As president of Southern U.S. Trade Association (SUSTA), Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller today…