Two Texas A&M ecosystem sciences research graduates earn distinguished student award

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu  Contact: Dr. Yong Zhou, 979-587-4423, yong.zhou@yale.edu Dr. Thomas Boutton, 979-845-8027, boutton@tamu.edu Dr. Tan Zhou, 979-985-9138, tankwin0@email.tamu.edu Dr. Sorin Popescu, 979-862-2614, s-popescu@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Two…

First Ever Scratch And Sniff Stamps Debut In Austin Next Month

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Letter writers will soon be able to express their sentiments in words and smells. The U.S. Postal Service announced Monday that it will soon issue its first…

A pair of new spacecraft that will observe our planet’s ever-changing water cycle, ice sheets, and crust is in final preparations for a California launch no earlier than Saturday, May…

23 had Re-Entered after having been previously deported Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Officers with the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement & Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 89 Criminal…

“Blow to leftist Democrats & pro-illegal alien advocates.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “I definitely think that what we’ve got here is a good example that other states can…

Panel highlights importance of dairy workforce training, documentation

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Ellen Jordan, 972-952-9212, e-jordan2@tamu.eduTiffany Dowell Lashmet, 806-677-5668, tdowell@tamu.edu AMARILLO – After a number of U.S. Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, audits…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – March 13, 2018

Good domestic, export demands for beef continue Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. David Anderson, 979-845-4351, danderson@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Continued good export and domestic demands for beef has…

How far will liberals go to protect Illegal Aliens? By Kerby Anderson We are a divided nation in trying to decide what to do with immigrants who have come to this…

Two men in Texas immigration detention are undergoing treatment after being bitten by a bat

Two immigrants in a South Texas detention center suffered bat bites earlier this week, and at least one is undergoing treatment “just in case the bat was rabid,” the immigrant’s…

Watch Video HERE: “They’re saying, ‘We Don’t Care.’ Their acts are actually Acts of Secession.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Those in California who advocate getting in the way…

Democrat Leader Slams ICE for Arresting ‘Hard-Working, Law-Abiding’ Illegal Aliens Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “The Trump Administration’s raids were a shocking abuse of law enforcement power. Yet again, the…

Criminal Aliens, Illegal Re-Entrants & Immigration Fugitives Targeted Texas Insider Report: SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Deportation officers with U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) and its division of Enforcement & Removal Operations…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – Feb. 27, 2018

Recent rains help planting conditions, but drought persists in some areas Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Gaylon Morgan,  gdmorgan@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Recent rainfall has set up much…

Texas A&M scientist at forefront of new 3-D satellite imaging system

Tool to help measure climate change effects on ice, vegetation Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Sorin Popescu, 979-862-2614, s-popescu@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Droughts, devastating fires, beetle-kill of trees…

Over the holidays, an Antarctic expedition is traveling 500 miles to map ice sheet thickness and sea level rise. Source: Science News

Observations suggest the interstellar asteroid is encased in a dry, carbon-rich crust that could have protected a water-ice core from being vaporized as it passed our sun. Source: Science News

Catalan economy feels the pinch amid bid to split from Spain

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Jittery businessmen in Catalonia, spooked by signs the recent tumult over the region’s latest bid to secede from Spain is hurting the local economy, have put…

“This tragedy could have been prevented if San Francisco had simply turned the alien over to ICE.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “It is unconscionable that politicians across this…

More free testing available for private water well owners affected by Hurricane Harvey

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Diane Boellstorff, 979-458-3562, dboellstorff@tamu.edu Dr. Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu John W. Smith, 979-845-2761, johnwsmith@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and others are…

In attempt to score political points with far-left base of Democratic Party, unintended & negative consequences will come By Cong. Michael McCaul Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — On October…