Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Summer Short-Course

2014 Summer Short-Course

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

Dates:  June 4-6th, 2014

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. Agribusiness principles
  5. Meat processing
  6. Food Safety
  7. Research opportunities in livestock nutrition, reproduction, and genetics
  8. Tools and techniques of range and wildlife management
  9. Financial aid opportunities
  10. USDA agency informative session on qualifying requirements

Tentative Agenda

 

Time

Event

Location

Wednesday June 4th

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 & Social Event

Kleberg Ag

 

 

 

Thursday June 5th

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

 1:00-2:30 pm

Food Safety, Molecular, & Ag Sci. Events 

Howe Ag

2:30-4:00 pm

Serpentarium & Wildlife Event

Meet at Howe Ag Parking Lot 

4:00-9:00 pm

Root Beer Game & Pizza

Wildlife Center

 

 

 

Friday June 6th

8:00-8:30 am

Breakfast

Dining Hall

8:30-11:30 am

Meal Preparation Events

Howe Ag & Kleberg Ag

11:30am-12:30 pm

Lunch

Kleberg Ag

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