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Miller elected to Texas Plant Protection Association Board of Directors

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Travis Miller, 979-845-7907, td-miller@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Dr. Travis Miller, interim associate director for state operations with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, has
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10 Ways to Use Banana Peels

Republished with permission from ecowatch Nicole D'Alessandro@ecowatch There are many fun facts about bananas. For example, this fruit, loaded with the muscle relaxing minerals potassium and magnesium, can aid ...
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Process Turns Barley into High-protein Fish Food

By Sandra Avant July 14, 2014 A process that improves the nutritional value of barley for use in fish feed has been developed by scientists at the U.S. Department ...
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Reducing Fertilizer Use with a More Accurate Soil Test

By Dennis O'Brien July 10, 2014 Soil tests that determine fertilizer needs measure nitrate in the soil, but they don't sufficiently account for soil microbes, which mineralize organic ...
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Responses will assist in planning future research, educational programming

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Russell Cross, 979-845-1541, hrcross@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A survey distributed to the Texas stocker cattle industry by Texas A&M University ...
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A&M farm crop tour features latest weed control advances in corn, cotton

Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The latest strategies in managing problem weeds in corn and cotton were recently showcased at the 2014 Crop Tour at ...
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Magnetised wine sparkles in less time

Food and drink researchers have found a new way to produce sparkling wine using magnetised yeast – a process which reduces the time taken to ...
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Blackhawk arrowleaf clover released by Texas A&M AgriLife Research

Writer: Robert Burns, 903-834-6191, rd-burns@tamu.edu   OVERTON – Texas A&M AgriLife Research recently released Blackhawk, a new arrowleaf clover promising high forage production with improved disease resistance. Dr. Gerald ...
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Scientists Say Mix-and-Match Cover Cropping Can Optimize Organic Production

By Ann Perry February 4, 2013 Farmers can fine-tune their use of cover crops to help manage costs and maximize benefits in commercial organic production systems, according to U.S. ...
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Physicians and Scientists Call for an End to Fluoridation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Orthomolecular Medicine News Service, October 2, 2012 Physicians and Scientists Call for an End to Fluoridation Online Video Archive Features Experts Speaking Out in Their ...
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