We’re living with too many bad decisions that the folks who’re involved have forced upon us By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — If you ask any of…

Support a Border Security Plan that continues to foster Economic Development with Mexico By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas —To solve our nation’s border security problem, we must…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – Oct. 16, 2018

Nature, market forces made 2018 tough on Texas grain producers Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Ronnie Schnell, 979-245-2935, ronschnell@tamu.edu Dr. Mark Welch, 979-845-8011, jmwelch@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Texas…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Conroe) – With the lack of coverage by the media, you may have missed the House of Representatives pass three important bills that will…

There are Enhanced Border Security opportunities already available By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The border still faces a substantial illegal immigration problem with individuals coming to the U.S.…

The real problem is not Apprehension, but Processing Cases through the Legal System By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The flow of immigrants who illegally enter the…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced it had reached a new trilateral trade agreement with Mexico…

Clean Up the Rio Grande & Give Border Patrol Access, Visibility By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The border still faces illegal immigration with individuals coming to…

PART I: THE STATE OF THE BORDER By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The flow of immigrants who illegally enter the United States through the Mexican border…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – Aug. 14, 2018

Uncertainty surrounds exports affecting Texas producers Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Luis Ribera, 979-845-3070, lribera@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Ongoing negotiations regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement and…

East Texas Regional Forage Conference set for Aug. 17 in Longview

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Randy Reeves, 903-236-8429, randy.reeves@ag.tamu.edu LONGVIEW – The annual East Texas Regional Forage Conference in Longview on Aug. 17 will cover a variety of topics…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) released the following statement regarding the Mexican Presidency election results: “Congratulations to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on winning the…

Caravan of “immigrants” will take advantage of Obama’s “Catch & Release” policy By George Rodriguez Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — As a caravan of 1,000+ Central Americans moves toward…

AgriLife expert: New farm bill may get pushed through this year

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Joe Outlaw, 979-845-5913, joutlaw@tamu.edu AMARILLO – Ask the man who has completed six farm bill cycles when a new bill will be pushed through…

If Texas was a country, it would be the world’s 10th largest economy By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Free trade and NAFTA are touchy subjects. Most…

President’s State of the Union Address to emphasize helping Hispanics & Blacks, as liberal Democrat leaders intensify opposition (Spanish below) Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Political Analyst Adryana Aldeen…

U.S. agricultural trade continues to climb in value

Trade negotiations critical to fuel future economic impact Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu AUSTIN – U.S. agricultural export trade reached $135 billion in 2016 as farm commodities were a big…

CRADDICK on  NAFTA: Mend It, Don’t End It

Texas products & innovations create opportunities, flow south in record numbers By Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Many Texans support NAFTA based on…

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…

An old Hollywood Refrain, but the world may not be a safe place By Marc L. Flaster NEW YORK, New York (Texas Insider Report) — Tweet, Tweet, Twitter, Twitter… Our President takes…