How the largest monthly numbers in over 12 years victimize & kill innocent Americans By Hans von Spakovsky WASHINGTON, D.C. (Texas Insider Report) — The Border Patrol intercepted more than…

Texas A&M corn breeder looking to build a better bourbon

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Beth Luedeker, 979-458-4044, baluedeker@tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Seth Murray, 979-845-3041, sethmurray@tamu.edu Rob Arnold, rob@frdistiliing.com Texas A&M’s corn breeding program is researching the affect corn varieties and…

“What we saw was an overworked and vastly underfunded Border Patrol trying to deal with an overwhelming flood of migrants and dangerous criminal cartels.” By Cong. Michael Cloud WASHINGTON, D.C.…

“This large group from Africa further demonstrates the complexity and severity of the Border Security & Humanitarian Crisis at our Southwest Border.” AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — “We didn’t…

AgriLife Extension to present Texas Game Species series in San Antonio

Programs will be July through September at agency office for Bexar County Wild turkey gather under a feeder full of corn. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo) SAN ANTONIO –…

Pike honored with Lifetime Achievement Award from Texas vegetable industry

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu SAN ANTONIO – The Texas International Produce Association recently honored Dr. Leonard Pike with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Viva Fresh Show in…

Trump Admin has reassigned so many inspectors from U.S.-Mexico Border its caused truckers to wait in line for hours, and in some cases days By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – April 9, 2019

Texas wheat acres looking good for grazing, grain, forage COLLEGE STATION – Texas wheat fields look good, but the next few months will determine yield outcomes, according to Texas A&M…

More than 120,000 apprehended so far this fiscal year, at least 25,000 more likely escaped capture Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Catholic Charities in San Antonio says that more…

Lindsey Hendrix: Hi everyone. Welcome to the Vantage Point podcast. This is Lindsey Hendrix. April is sexual assault awareness month, so we’re sitting down with Evonne Garcia, a forensic nurse…

Oyster aquaculture focus of March 30 program at South Padre Shell Club

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Oyster aquaculture could offer enhanced oyster production as well as provide environmental benefits, but there has been some public concern over its implementation on the Texas…

Laredo officials want to use border wall money to fund a riverfront project

Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz describes where the city’s River Vega project will be constructed should his administration secure funds for its construction. Saenz spoke with The Texas Tribune from his…

‘In order to believe that there’s a fake emergency at the border, you have to be blind to the facts or simply unwilling to listen.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C.…

Laredo’s Washington Birthday Celebration is oldest in U.S. honoring America’s 1st President Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “As Governor, I will never stop working on behalf of the people…

The Sweet Angels Democrats have shown no interest in stopping from flooding into the U.S. By Eddie Scarry On Tuesday, U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley sector…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – Feb. 12, 2019

Wet conditions, low supplies could mean good year for corn growers Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Mark Welch, 979-845-8011, jmwelch@tamu.edu Dr. Ronnie Schnell, 979-245-2935, ronschnell@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION –…

Agents continue to disrupt illicit South Texas activity Texas Insider Report: EDINBURG, Texas — Early last Monday morning, U.S. Border Patrol agents working near Escobares, Texas, witnessed several subjects who…

College Station Police Arrests Theft Suspect Following A Late Night Pursuit

The College Station police department’s continuing efforts to look for vehicle burglars results in another arrest. According to the arrest report, an officer on foot patrol reported at three in…

Texas Crop and Weather Report – Feb. 5, 2019

Planted cotton acres to rise slightly or remain static Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Gaylon Morgan, 979-845-0870, gdmorgan@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Planted cotton acres are expected to be…

Producer drought management to be focus of Feb. 19 program in El Paso

EL PASO – An educational program called “Managing Under Drought: Water Management Information for Growers in the Middle Rio Grande” will be offered Feb. 19 in El Paso. The program…