Only 18 House Democrats vote in favor the bill Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a resolution Wednesday afternoon forcing Democrat’s to show…

Burritos are a quick, healthy meal for picky eaters

So I have this daughter, right? She’s 7. Super cute, love her so much. She’s sugar and spice, and everything nice….except when it comes to food. And, oh-my-goodness gracious, is…

Texas A&M potato breeding trials offer reds to russets, babies to bakers

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Isabel Vales, 541-740-4437, isabel.vales@tamu.edu SPRINGLAKE – When Kelly Kuball walked the Texas A&M Potato Breeding and Variety Development Program variety display trials near…

A&M Consolidated seniors attend Texas Boys State

Five A&M Consolidated seniors selected by American Legion Post 159 recently attended Texas Boys State. From left to right: Aabid Raazvi, Daniel Pugh, Tristan Ament, Will Harris. Not pictured is…

This breed of Democrat knows what’s at stake — and they know the pressure they’re going to face By Matt Vespa Judge Brett Kavanaugh is going to be a weeks-long…

Electric currents have magnetic fields, so the right kind could mess with your navigation. Source: Science News

“Fundamentally Transforming America” left the Democratic Party in a Smoking Ruin By Matthew Continetti Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The only political civil war happening across the nation at the…

New AgriLife Extension dairy specialist located in Amarillo

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Juan Piñeiro, 806-677-5600, juan.pineiro@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – Dr. Juan Piñeiro, veterinarian, joined the faculty at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in…

Sanders calls to ‘Abolish the Cruel, Dysfunctional Immigration System We Have Today.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Now, it is time to do what Americans overwhelmingly want: Abolish the cruel,…

Issues statement following Senate passage of the 2019 Farm Bill Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement upon casting a vote in…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – July 3, 2018

Texas facing long, hot summer Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon, 979-862-2248, n-g@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Dry conditions continue to persist in much of the state as…

Gene editing approach aims for broad disease resistance in staple food crops

Dr. Junqi Song, Texas A&M AgriLife Research plant pathologist in Dallas, believes his team has discovered a system for achieving broad disease resistance in a number of staple food crops.…

Appears on Texas’ ‘Michael Berry Show,’ ‘Mark Davis Show’ and Fox News’ ‘Fox & Friends’ to discuss Justice Kennedy’s retirement from the Court, immigration, and President Trump’s summit with Putin,…

U.S. Congressman John Culberson Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Our nation was founded and built by immigrants yearning to breathe free. I believe we should continue building on that…

Connecting agriculture to human health mission of new Texas A&M vice chancellor

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – Most people don’t understand the role agriculture plays in their health and daily lives, but Texas A&M University’s new vice chancellor for Agriculture…

After Its Hard Left Turn, Why would a major American political party embrace such Failure & Misery? from Investors Business Daily The shocking primary victory of 28-year-old socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over…

For the most part, this show gets *a lot* right. Source: Science News

Hays County residents fear the fight to protect their water was all for nothing

Hays County residents thought their water was saved. Houston-based Electro Purification had plans to pump 5.3 million gallons of water per day from the Trinity Aquifer. The area wasn’t regulated by…

Navasota River watershed protection, planning focus of July 11 meeting

Contact: Lucas Gregory, 979-845-7869, LFGregory@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Water Resources Institute, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality are hosting a July 11…

The key to making pasta with shellfish that isn't flavorless

For a recipe with a handful of ingredients, pasta with shellfish is awfully hard to get right. Source: The Eagle Culture & Lifestyle