Texas A&M, USDA research aimed at nitrite poisoning leads to methane mitigation

Student, advisers taking research from lab to marketplace Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Bill Pinchak, 940-552-9941, bpinchak@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Elizabeth Latham, 512-574-4790, bezoarlaboratories@gmail.com Dr. Robin Anderson, 979-260-9317, robin.anderson@ars.usda.gov COLLEGE…

I know where your pet is

Kaspersky Lab’s many years of cyberthreat research would suggest that any device with access to the Internet will inevitably be hacked. In recent years, we have seen hacked toys, kettles,…

Toth backed by gay libertarian billionaire pushing Same-Sex Marriage & Marijuana Legalization Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Donna Davidson is a strong conservative who has the integrity, character, and…

One of the State Agencies under review is the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) By State Rep. Todd Hunter Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — In order to identify and eliminate government waste,…

AgriLife Research, Forage Genetics International sign multi-year agreement

Focus will be on forage sorghum improvements Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Bill Rooney, 979-845-2151, wlr@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A greater interest in forage sorghums from the beef…

Congressman Bill Flores Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 2372, the VA MISSION Act. Congressman Bill Flores (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding…

Showing Appreciation for Local Law Enforcement  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – During the nine-and-a-half years I spent as an undercover officer in the CIA, I worked alongside my colleagues…

Vegetable Spring Field Day in Uvalde draws producers

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Daniel Leskovar, 830-278-9151, Daniel.Leskovar@ag.tamu.edu UVALDE – More than 80 agricultural producers and those in agriculture-related businesses attended the recent Vegetable Spring Field Day…

Congressman Kevin Brady I support President Trump’s decision to roll back over $15 billion in wasteful, government spending. Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Washington has a spending problem. President…

IT threat evolution Q1 2018. Statistics

Q1 figures According to KSN: Kaspersky Lab solutions blocked 796,806,112 attacks launched from online resources located in 194 countries across the globe. 282,807,433 unique URLs were recognized as malicious by…

AgriLife Extension expert: Grow tomatoes all season long

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Joe Masabni, 903-834-6191, joe.masabni@ag.tamu.edu OVERTON – Timing and variety choice can help tomato aficionados avoid production gaps during the dog days of summer,…

The King is dead. Long live the King!

In late April 2018, a new zero-day vulnerability for Internet Explorer (IE) was found using our sandbox; more than two years since the last in the wild example (CVE-2016-0189). This…

Lobster prices high, but dropping as summer approaches

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Lobster prices are high in the U.S. right now, but members of the industry expect them to come down soon as the Canadian catch creeps up…

Congressman Jodey Arrington Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – As I continue my work in Congress, a few of my most important policy priorities for our region include advocating for…

Some 75% of apprehensions get “Catch & Release” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Whether it be the Catch & Release Program, or asylum policies that don’t require people to…

Kids will love baked Parmesan chicken dippers

When it comes to dinnertime favorites, chicken Parmesan has always been right there at the top of my list. In fact, I’d go as far as to say everybody loves…

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research awards $5 million to address water scarcity

Texas A&M AgriLife Research joins others to advance irrigation innovation Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Brent Auvermann, 806-677-5600, b-auvermann@tamu.edu DENVER – Texas A&M AgriLife Research is poised to…

“Isn’t that some of what President Trump was elected to shake up?” asked Cooper. Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “I hear this term ‘Deep State’ all the time. There…

Consider two episodes from George W. Bush’s presidency. By Karl Rove For 10 days, former FBI Director James Comey has been on a high-profile media tour to promote his book,…

Texas A&M, PerkinElmer create leading public agriculture, life sciences genome platform

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Charlie Johnson, 979-862-3287, Charlie@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M AgriLife Research and their internationally recognized Genomics and Bioinformatics Service are poised to change…