Texas Crop and Weather Report – Nov. 14, 2018

Wet conditions continue to slow cotton harvest, reduce quality Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Gaylon Morgan, 979-845-0870, gdmorgan@tamu.edu Dr. John Robinson, 979-845-8011, jrcr@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Rain continues…

Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America’s lands

A flare burns on May 24, 2018 atop a drill pad on land near Carlsbad, N.M., that Wayne Smith leased for ranching before his death in October. The development covered…

Smoked Turkey Panini with Simple Cranberry Sauce

Panini, sandwiches traditionally cooked in a ridged press, are hard to get wrong_but also surprisingly hard to get just right. Source: The Eagle Culture & Lifestyle

Texas A&M poultry judging team wins 16th national title in 10 years

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Craig Coufal, 979-845-4319, cdcoufal@tamu.edu The Texas A&M University collegiate poultry judging team shows their team and individual awards at the 53rd National Collegiate…

AgriLife Extension provides information on biopesticides

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Ed Bynum, 806-677-5600, ebynum@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – Producers may have additional biological pesticides to add to their arsenal of control methods for pests such as…

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…

“I didn’t vote for him for his character. I voted for him for his positions.”Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “President Trump wants to protect this country. And he wants…

Future innovations in agriculture theme of Texas Plant Protection Conference Dec. 4-5

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Innovations in Texas Agriculture for a Profitable Ag Future is the theme for the 30th Texas Plant Protection Association Conference Dec.…

“They’re trying to dispirit you, and they’re trying to invigorate the Left.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “The American people are onto this. We see it, we hear it,…

Uvalde AgriLife center donates hydroponic Asian vegetables to nutrition center

Writer: Paul Schattenberg 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Daniel Leskovar, 830-278-9151, Daniel.Leskovar@ag.tamu.edu UVALDE – When researchers at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Uvalde completed recent yield and…

We love a good banana pudding, and this even one's better than we remember

I will always have a soft spot in my heart for pudding, in large part because it brings me right back to my grandma’s house, where as a child I…

The potential for a blowout in either direction cannot be completely dismissed By Scott Rasmussen Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As Election Day approaches, expectations are pretty much where…

“To hear my Democrat opponent say that Sanctuary Cities are important, and that he favors them, is unbelievable.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Border Security is something that’s on…

Austin lifts city-wide boil water notice

The Ulrich Water Treatment Plant is one of three City of Austin plants that draws water from the Colorado River. Bob Daemmrich for The Texas Tribune After seven days of…

Three candidates vie for slot on Texas' oil and gas regulatory agency

A historic oil and gas boom is underway in West Texas. Jerod Foster for The Texas Tribune Texas has been a key oil-and-gas-producing state for more than a century. It’s…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that OKIN BPS, a.s. is opening its new U.S. headquarters in San Antonio, Texas. The new headquarters in San…

Representative Roger Williams Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Last week, our community experienced devastating flooding that wrecked homes, businesses, and infrastructure. I visited the folks in Kingsland and Marble Falls to evaluate…

Here’s the breakdown on 5+ million votes already cast in the 2018 Mid-Term Elections Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As of October 22nd, over 5 million votes have already…

Things are improving, and nobody can seriously dismiss that reality. By Guy Benson Fox News is out with a new National Poll, and it contains a few morsels that each political party…

He’s blunt, simple, willing to fight, and mistrustful of intellectuals By David Gelernter Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Democrats have no issues. The economy is booming and America’s…