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April 2019

South Texas Ag Symposium

April 16, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Wharton County Extension Office, 315 E. Milam St. Suite 112
Wharton, TX 77488 United States
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South Texas Agricultural Symposium in Wharton - April 16, 2019  By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County A web-based producer training, or webinar, is scheduled for Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at the Wharton County Extension Office in Wharton.  The Wharton County Extension Office is located at 315 East Milam, Suite 112, Wharton, Texas 77488.  1 CEU in the IPM category and 1 CEU in the general category will be offered to Texas Department of Agriculture Pesticide License Holders.  There…

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Small Grains Field Day

April 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Small Grains Field Day in Egypt, TX – April 17, 2019  By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent – Agriculture/Natural Resources Wharton County Texas A&M Agrilife Extension will be hosting a Wheat Field Day at Krenek Seed near Egypt, Texas on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.  The Krenek’s have cooperated this year by providing ground for Dr. Clark Neely, Extension Small Grains Specialist to conduct our Upper Gulf Coast wheat variety trial.  The tour will offer us the opportunity to view not…

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Auxin Training Wharton County

April 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Northside Education Center, 707 Fahrenthold St
El Campo, TX 77437 United States
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Series of auxin herbicide trainings for area producers set for February - April By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a series of Auxin Trainings for producers in the Wharton and Matagorda County area from February – April 2019.  This special, annual training that was required  last year for the new dicamba formulations applied on tolerant cotton and soybean crops,  will now be a two-hour training.  In addition to the EPA…

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Auxin Training Matagorda County

April 25, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Matagorda County Extension Office, 2200 7th Street
Bay City, TX 77414 United States
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Series of auxin herbicide trainings for area producers set for February - April By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a series of Auxin Trainings for producers in the Wharton and Matagorda County area from February – April 2019.  This special, annual training that was required  last year for the new dicamba formulations applied on tolerant cotton and soybean crops,  will now be a two-hour training.  In addition to the EPA…

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July 2019

2019 Wharton County Cotton & Soybean Turn Row Meeting

July 10, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wharton - AgriLife Extension to host Soybean and Cotton Turn Row Meeting – July 10th By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Wharton County Office will host a  Soybean and Cotton Turn Row Meeting on Wednesday, July 10, 2019.  The soybean turn row meeting will begin at 9 a.m. at the Howard and Dolly Wittig Farm in Lane City.  You may have seen the soybean variety plot from Hwy 60 in Lane City.  The soybean…

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October 2019

Cotton, Grain Risk Management Workshop

October 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wharton County Fairgrounds, 6036 FM 961 Rd
Wharton, TX 77488 United States
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Cotton, grain risk management workshop October 17th at Wharton Fairgrounds Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County A cotton and grain risk management marketing workshop is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 17 at the Wharton County Fairgrounds in Crescent, Texas.  The Wharton County Fairgrounds is located at 6036 FM 961 Rd. Registration begins at 8 a.m.  Our first presentation will begin at 8:30 a.m. The workshop is sponsored by the Wharton County AgriLife Extension Office and the Wharton County Row Crops…

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December 2019

Industrial Hemp Seminar Dec 10 in Wharton

December 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wharton Civic Center, 1924 N. Fulton St.
Wharton, TX 77488 United States
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$20

Industrial Hemp Seminar December 10th in Wharton By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County Anyone who’s been keeping up with current events in agriculture will know that there’s a growing interest in growing industrial hemp.  This new interest began with the enacted 2018 Farm Bill, which legalized hemp with a tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) concentration of no more than 0.3% on a dry-weight basis. Thus, the 2018 Farm Bill allows for expanding cultivation of hemp, but not marijuana. In the 86th…

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January 2020

27th Annual Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference Jan 14

January 14 @ 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
El Campo Civic Center, 2350 N Mechanic St
El Campo, TX 77437 United States
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$25

27th Annual Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference - January 14, 2020 By Laramie Naumann County Extension Agent Colorado County The 27th annual Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the El Campo Civic Center.  Kicking off with registration at 7:30 am, the program will begin at 8:30 am and should conclude around 3:30 pm.  A catered lunch will be provided.  Five CEUs (pending approval from TDA) will be offered to all…

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Western Rice Belt Conference

January 15 @ 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
El Campo Civic Center, 2350 N Mechanic St
El Campo, TX 77437 United States
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Annual Western Rice Belt Conference-El Campo, Texas - January 15, 2020 The annual Western Rice Belt Production Conference will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the El Campo Civic Center.  Registration for the conference will begin at 7:30 a.m., with the main program to begin at 8:10 a.m.  After a catered lunch, provided by area agribusiness sponsors, the program will conclude around 2:00 p.m. This joint effort of our Western Rice Belt planning committee, The Texas A&M AgriLife…

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USDA Local Working Group Meeting

January 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
El Campo Civic Center, 2350 N Mechanic St
El Campo, TX 77437 United States
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USDA Local Working Group Meeting open to all Ag Producers, Ag Leaders, and Individuals with Interest in Resource Conservation – Wednesday, January 15, 2020  By Corrie Bowen County Extension Agent Wharton County At 2:00 p.m. next Wednesday, January 15, 2020, in conjunction with the 2020 Western Rice Belt Conference, the USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service will hold their annual Local Working Group (LWG).  I encourage all farmers, ranchers, federal, state and local agencies, agricultural leaders, organizations, businesses and other individuals to…

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