The Texas Tech University meat, livestock and wool judging teams in the Department of Animal & Food Sciences began the 2017 competition season with a solid outing at the National Western Stock Show in Denver. The Meat Judging and Wool Judging teams earned first place in their respective competitions while the Livestock Judging Team finished just two points out of first place behind Texas A&M University.
A film produced by a Texas Tech College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources administrator and soil science professor has been selected for a prestigious national film festival. "Between Earth and Sky: Climate Change on the Last Frontier" has been chosen for screening at the 2017 Environmental Film Festival in Washington, D.C. The festival is scheduled for March 14-26 throughout the nation's capital.