Government en Cotton, hay, canola, wheat and a new entomologist are featured in Extension media reports <div class="field-byline"> Texas AgriLife media reports </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Texas AgriLife offers new information on wheat, canola, hay and new entomologist.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Government Grains Vegetables Wheat Canola Cotton Hay Vegetables Wheat Mon, 16 May 2016 16:14:00 +0000 98911 at <p>An adult western flower thrips is pictured on top and the larva on the bottom.</p> (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo) West fertilizer explosion was no accident <div class="node-body article-body">West, Texas, explosion, destroyed 500 homes in the small town of 2,300, resulted in the death of 15 people and additional injuries to at least 200 other residents and "was no accident."</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Chemicals Thu, 12 May 2016 18:08:00 +0000 98881 at Texas A&M AgriLife personnel recognized with honors, promotion <div class="field-byline"> Texas AgriLife Communications </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three Texas A&M AgriLife personnel honored</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES) Tue, 10 May 2016 19:03:00 +0000 98811 at <p>Dr. Susan Ballabina was named executive associate director for the Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service.</p> From battleground to breaking ground <div class="node-body article-body">The workshop is the latest in a growing number of similar workshops being staged around the country designed to inform and educate veterans and other individuals about existing opportunities in agriculture.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government State Departments of Agriculture Vegetables Mon, 09 May 2016 16:10:00 +0000 98761 at EPA committee reportedly classifies glyphosate as ‘not likely carcinogenic’ <div class="field-deck"> Agency subsequently pulls report from website </div> <div class="node-body article-body">EPA Cancer Risk Assessment Committee completes report on glyphosate not likely to be a carcinogen; report is pulled from EPA website.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Thu, 05 May 2016 12:40:00 +0000 98651 at <p>Farmers prepare to plant a field that has been &quot;burned down&quot; with glyphosate herbicide in the Mississippi Delta.</p> WOTUS rule could increase cost, frustration on CWA 404 enforcement <div class="node-body article-body">EPA's Waters of the U.S. rule appears to be here to stay, will further complicate Clean Water Act "navigable water' interpretations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Mon, 02 May 2016 12:46:00 +0000 98601 at China has pulled back on cotton but remains a major player <div class="node-body article-body">China's reduction of subsidies and decision to reduce its reserve stocks will impact cotton market, but no one is sure how just yet, NCC official says.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Government Markets Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:31:00 +0000 98541 at Photo by Guang Niu/Getty Images Bloomberg: Innovation, investment needed for food security: Ministers <div class="field-byline"> Aya Takada, Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers face challenges of aging workforce and extreme weather as they strive to produce more food.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:15:00 +0000 98471 at Where do things stand with Xtend technology registration? <div class="field-deck"> A chat with Monsanto’s Director of Industry Affairs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"Ultimately, we’re looking forward to the EPA finalizing their decision to give growers the opportunity to spray one of the dicamba formulations over-the-top of these crops.” -- Kim Magin, Monsanto director of industry affairs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Government Management Markets Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:48:00 +0000 98291 at Section 18 emergency use approved for Transform in Texas grain sorghum <div class="node-body article-body">EPA approves Section 18 Emergency exemption for Transform WG use on sugarcane aphids, providing two compounds for control.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Grains Mon, 11 Apr 2016 22:55:00 +0000 98191 at