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Dan and Linda Taylor receive TALL South Plains Ag Leadership Award

Dan and Linda Taylor receive TALL South Plains Ag Leadership Award

Longtime supporters of Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Dan and Linda Taylor have been selected to receive the Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership (TALL) Alumni Association South Plains Agriculture Leadership Award. The honor was presented to the couple during a special program on Tuesday (Oct. 14) at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture in Lubbock.  more »

 

Agricultural Council: Dakotah Watson named September ‘Aggie of the Month’

Agricultural Council: Dakotah Watson named September ‘Aggie of the Month’

Name: Dakotah Watson; Major: Agricultural Education; Classification: Junior; Organization: Collegiate FFA; Hometown: Ralls; Month: September 2014  more »

 

Texas Tech enrollment shatters previous numbers; CASNR contributes 1,958

Texas Tech enrollment shatters previous numbers; CASNR contributes 1,958

Texas Tech University officials report record enrollment figures for the sixth-straight year as 35,134 students are in fall classes. The difference of 2,023 students from fall 2013 represents the third-largest increase in a single year since the university opened its doors in 1925.  more »

 

Set the standard with a classic design; Introducing the 2014 CASNR Cap

Set the standard with a classic design; Introducing the 2014 CASNR Cap

Stylish and practical, the ’2014 College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Cap’ features an embroidered (raised) Texas Tech Masked Rider team logo on the front, stitched “TEXAS TECH” at wearer’s left side and embroidered “AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES & NATURAL RESOURCES” logo on the rear.  more »

 

CASNR’s 53rd Homecoming Breakfast set for Oct. 18 in Red Raider Ballroom

CASNR’s 53rd Homecoming Breakfast set for Oct. 18 in Red Raider Ballroom

Officials with Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources are inviting friends from across campus and the region to the college’s 53rd Annual Homecoming Breakfast on Saturday (Oct. 18) at Tech’s Student Union Building at 15th Street and Akron Ave. in Lubbock. “This is an excellent opportunity to see and renew old acquaintances with graduates from all the departments,” said CASNR Dean Michael Galyean.  more »

 

In Profile: AEC alum, cattle rancher featured in new ‘Farmland’ documentary

In Profile: AEC alum, cattle rancher featured in new ‘Farmland’ documentary

Brad Bellah always knew he’d be back home one day, operating the family ranching and farming business in Throckmorton County. The sixth-generation cattle rancher didn’t think, however, it would be right after his 2009 graduation from Texas Tech with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural communications.  more »

 

GALLERY: Summer cloudburst can’t hold back AgFest, program rolls on

GALLERY: Summer cloudburst can’t hold back AgFest, program rolls on

Members of CASNR’s Dr. Bill Bennett Student Success Center hosted their annual AgFest today (Aug. 28) at the Department of Animal and Food Sciences building here on campus. A summer deluge sent the gathering of students, faculty and staff into the facility’s livestock arena for an afternoon of fun and information.  more »