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The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Hemphill County will host the 2015 Beef Conference and Ag Tour, which organizers hope will become an annual event, on April 28-29.
“We wanted to create an event to assist cow/calf and beef producers with educational information that could add value to their calf crops,” said Andy Holloway, AgriLife Extension agriculture and natural resources agent in Hemphill County.
Multi-agency event to cover all aspects of fire as a range management tool
Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, email@example.com
Contact: Dr. Morgan Russell, 325-653-4576, Morgan.Russell@ag.tamu.edu
ABILENE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and several state and federal agencies will conduct the Rancher Roundtable: Facilitating the Use of Prescribed Fire through Grazing Management symposium May 13-15 in Abilene.
The meeting will be held in the Big Country Hall, 1982 Lytle Way, located on the Taylor County Expo Center grounds.
Dr. Morgan Russell, AgriLife Extension range specialist at San Angelo, said the event will highlight key speakers from her agency, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service, Oklahoma State University, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Texas Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative and industry professionals. (more…)
Scheduled at the Horseshoe Bay Resort, this major event targets local residents, elected officials, and Extension professionals from rural and underserved communities. Participants will experience a premier educational and planning program about inclusive leadership and fostering connections within and between communities to identify assets and improve quality of life.
The conference is a joint effort with the Texas Rural Leadership Program (TRLP), a non-profit 501c3 corporation and an AgriLife Extension partner. Early bird registration ($200) runs through March 29, while the conference rate for hotel reservations is available through April 19.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is pleased to announce the fifth conference focused on grassfed beef production.
Consumer interest in natural, grassfed and organic beef continues to rise. If you’d like to learn more about grassfed beef production and how it’s different, mark your calendar for May 28 – 29, 2015 to be in College Station for this year’s Grassfed Beef Conference.
We’re excited about the interest among participants and the outstanding lineup of speakers that will come together for this information-sharing opportunity. Here’s a chance to learn more about beef production… from pasture to plate.
For more information contact Dr. Rick Machen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 830-278-9151. To register go to https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/Beef or call 979-845-2604.
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