U.S. agricultural trade fueled by demand, steady yields

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu BRYAN – U.S. agricultural exports value totaled $135 billion in 2016 and experts anticipate future growth if production yields, trade agreements and borrowing power work…

Cybercriminals vs financial institutions in 2018: what to expect

ul li {margin-bottom:2.4rem;} Introduction – key events in 2017 2017 was a year of great changes in the world of cyberthreats facing financial organizations. Firstly, in 2017 we witnessed a…

Some in all-Democrat group think Cong. Curbelo’s intentions are politically motivated By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — It is more than ironic that the Democrats, who…

Roger Stone News This Isn’t Said Enough Trump’s accomplishments were compiled by a generous StoneColdTruth fan Nominated Supreme Court Judge Gorsuch 2. 59 missiles dropped in Syria 3. He took…

Giesenschlag, LaMantia, Hogan inducted into A&M Ag Economics Ty Timm Honor Registry

Media contacts: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Merritt Weeks, 979-862-8362, mjweeks@tamu.edu                                  COLLEGE STATION – John Giesenschlag, Steve LaMantia, and Kenneth Hogan were recently inducted into the Tyrus R. Timm Honor…

Southwest Beef Symposium set Jan. 17-18 in Odessa

  Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Bruce Carpenter 432-336-8585, bruce.carpenter@ag.tamu.edu ODESSA – The Southwest Beef Symposium, jointly conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and New Mexico…

Alumni receive awards at Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences banquet

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Three former students were chosen for Outstanding Early Career Alumni awards, while four alumni were honored with Outstanding Alumni Awards during the…

Texas A&M Corps Of Cadets To Conduct Military Review In Honor Of Veterans

Two weeks ago, the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets marched through west campus before the Aggie football game for the first time ever. This Saturday, they will conduct their annual Military…

Texas A&M scientists synthesize historical tick models to help curb the pest globally

Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Pete Teel, 979-845-3253, pteel@tamu.edu                COLLEGE STATION – The battle against fever ticks rages on, and a group of Texas A&M University and French…

IT threat evolution Q3 2017. Statistics

Q3 figures According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 277,646,376 malicious attacks from online resources located in 185 countries all over the world. 72,012,219 unique URLs were…

Man Accused Of Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Should Not Have Been Allowed To Buy Guns Due To A Bad Conduct Discharge

Representatives of multiple agencies involved in Sunday’s church shooting in Sutherland Springs updated reporters Monday morning. There was evidence of a domestic family situation involving the suspect and his mother-in-law,…

Spam and phishing in Q3 2017

Quarterly highlights Blockchain and spam Cryptocurrencies have been a regular theme in the media for several years now. Financial analysts predict a great future for them, various governments are thinking…

Texas has grown by 3.8% per year, for the past 10 years Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Texas State Comptroller Glenn Hegar is bullish on Texas. Hegar, who served as…

Global trade, forage and weed management strategies highlight Cow Country Congress

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, 903-834-6191, vacorriher@ag.tamu.edu CROCKETT – Global trade impacts on the beef industry as well as herbicide and forage management strategies were discussed…

As defenders of freedom & democracy, repairs are in order By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Mexican Anti-Americanism: Past, Present & the 2018 Election” was…

“Texas must not become a Sanctuary State for abortions.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “An unlawfully-present alien, with no substantial ties to this country, has no constitutional right to…

Hurricane Harvey sparks renewed push for underground water storage projects

For state Rep. Lyle Larson, Hurricane Harvey was not only a tragedy but also a wasted opportunity. The San Antonio Republican, who chairs the House Natural Resources Committee, estimates that…

Water rights seminar to address who gets dwindling reserves

Contact: Dr. Guy Fipps, 979-845-7454, g-fipps@tamu.edu McALLEN – A powerhouse speaker’s panel highlights the 2017 Seminar on Water Rights and Public Policy – The Waters of the Rio Grande to…

Agricultural economics tailgate forum discusses future farm programs

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Parr Rosson, 979-845-2116, prosson@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Attendees at the Texas A&M University department of agricultural economics tailgate program recently heard experts discuss…

Applications for Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership Program now accepted

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz, 979-845-1554, jim.mazurkiewicz@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership Program, also known as TALL, is now accepting applications for its…