Each year, five scholarships totaling $10,000 are available to graduating seniors in Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Leon, Madison, Milam, Robertson, Waller and Washington counties. Students are encouraged to apply through their county extension office.
Still Creek boys and girls shampooed and dipped dogs at our annual Pet Day held in June. Still Creek Ranch provides a loving, structured home for boys and girls who are victims of rejection, abuse, abandonment or broken homes and hearts. The ranch, located east of Bryan, is a safe place for children to grow physically, spiritually and academically.
From the Ground Up educates our friends and neighbors in the Brazos Valley about agriculture and its impact on their everyday lives. We talk with our members about their agricultural operations, academics about technological advancements and outreach, legislators about issues that impact rural life, and a host of other people who have insight to share about our nation's food and fiber. You can watch the weekly television segment at approximately 6:15 a.m. on Thursdays or during the Saturday 6 o'clock evening news on KBTX-TV 3, Bryan-College Station's CBS affiliate. Watch stories online.
Awesome Texas Agriculture increases student interest in the vital role that agriculture plays in their daily lives. It complements existing educational formats and allows teachers to easily embrace agricultural themes in the classroom. The latest issue reached thousands of classrooms and homes throughout Texas. Producers Cooperative partnered with other sponsors, the Texas Department of Agriculture and Newspapers in Education.