Category: College Blog

Israel hopes new database will make it medical powerhouse

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel announced Wednesday it was launching a domestic digital health database that could make it a global medical powerhouse. The move aims to improve public health worldwide but critics warn it risks compromising personal privacy. Source: Business – The Eagle APBreakingBusinessHealthIsrael

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Science Archives – Bryan College Station

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East Texas Wild Pig Seminar April 20 in Overton

OVERTON – The East Texas Wild Pig Seminar on April 20 in Overton will offer expert information and recommendations to residents interested in addressing wild pigs on their property.  This large rooted area in an East Texas Bermuda grass pasture is one type of damage done by wild pigs. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo…

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TRICARE changes to be focus of March 28 webinar

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Andy Crocker, 806-677-5600, abcrocker@ag.tamu.edu Rachel Brauner, 979-845-1553, rbrauner@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – “TRICARE Reforms in 2018” will be the topic of the Military Families Learning Network, or MFLN, Military Caregiving program’s March 28 webinar. Mark Ellis, senior health program policy analyst at the TRICARE Policy and Benefits Office of the Defense…

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Restaurant Monitor for March 14

The Restaurant Monitor is a weekly listing of scores for restaurants inspected by the Brazos County Health Department. Source: The Eagle Culture & Lifestyle Brazos CountyBrazos County Health DepartmentCultureHealthLifestyleRestaurant Monitor

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Please Be Seated Campaign Brings Awareness

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension’s Brazos Valley Injury Prevention Coalition is bringing awareness through their Please Be Seated campaign. Mary Jo Prince, Program Coordinator, says you can report motorists driving around with unrestrained children in their vehicles by mailing a specially-designed postcard to the TxDOT Bryan District office or by going online. “Please Be Seated allows…

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College Station Bryan Texas

Menu Breaking News Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Pete Flores, 361-362-9201, Pete.Flores@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Lessons Learned in Preparing for Drought Management will be the topic of the April 5 natural resources…   Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jackie Smith, 806-746-6101, j-smith34@tamu.edu LUBBOCK – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct…

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Rolling Plains Wild Pig Management Workshop set for April 25 in Wichita Falls

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: David Graf, 940-716-8610, cdgraf@ag.tamu.edu WICHITA FALLS – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Rolling Plains Wild Pig Management Workshop April 25 in Wichita Falls. “There’s a tremendous interest in controlling the wild pigs that are a menace to both rural and urban landowners in this region,”…

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Restaurant Monitor for March 28

The Restaurant Monitor is a weekly listing of scores for restaurants inspected by the Brazos County Health Department. Source: The Eagle Culture & Lifestyle Brazos CountyBrazos County Health DepartmentCultureHealthLifestyleRestaurant Monitor

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Texas Well Owner Network honored with prestigious state environmental award

Program earns 2018 Texas Environmental Excellence award in education. Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Diane Boellstorff, 979-458-3562, dboellstorff@tamu.edu Dr. Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu John W. Smith, 979-845-2761, johnwsmith@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Well Owner Network has earned a Texas Commission on Environmental Quality 2018 Texas Environmental Excellence award in the category of…

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