Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Summer Short-Course

2013 Summer Short-Course

Location:  Texas A&M University-Kingsville Main Campus, Kingsville, TX

Dates:  June 6-8th, 2013

Initial meeting time and place:  4:00pm in front of the University Village Dormitories

Short-Course Topics

  1. Environmental soil science
  2. Integrated pest management
  3. Plant science
  4. Grading and reporting of market livestock and agribusiness principles
  5. Meat grading
  6. Research opportunities in livestock nutrition, reproduction, and genetics
  7. Tools and technidques of range and wildlife management
  8. Financial aid opportunities
  9. USDA agency informative session on qualifying requirements

Tentative Agenda

 

Time

Event

Location

Thursday June 6th

4:00-5:00 pm

Check-in/Unpack

University Village

5:00-6:30 pm

Campus Tour

Kleberg Ag

6:30-9:00 pm

Dinner, Movie & Social Event

Kleberg Ag

 

 

 

Friday June 7th

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast

Dining Hall

8:30-12:00 pm

Plant, Soil & Animal Science Events

TAMUK Farm

12:00-1:00 pm

Lunch

Dining Hall

1:00-4:00 pm

Meat Science & Ag Events

Howe Ag & Kleberg Ag

4:00-7:30 pm

Packer Feeder Game & Pizza

Wildlife Center

7:30-9:00 pm

Social Event

TBD

 

 

 

Saturday June 8th

8:00-8:30 am

Breakfast

Kleberg Ag

8:30-11:30 am

Food Safety & Meal Preparation Events

Howe Ag & Kleberg Ag

11:30am-12:30 pm

Lunch

Kleberg Ag

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