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2021 Nominate an Agent, Support Staff or Friend of Extension for an Award

We know you are all doing your best to practice safe distancing and may find yourselves working from home. We also know it is a busy time of the year, but please take a few minutes of your day visit our website https://tesa.tamu.edu/tesa-awards/ and nominate someone who has helped your program succeed, whether that is a county agent, administrative support staff member or someone from outside the agency who has been an outstanding friend to your program. Don’t hesitate to get the nominations turned back in to Kay… Read More →

2021 TESA Scholarship Time!

Howdy Parents! It’s that time of year when we solicit applications for the college student scholarship offered for dependents of TESA members. Are your college age students looking for a little extra cash for school? This $500 scholarship can go towards any funds related to students who are accepted and attend an eligible institution, which includes any technical school, trade school, or accredited undergraduate two- or four-year college or university. To be eligible to apply the student must not have received this award in the past. Their parent… Read More →

Estate planning in five steps

AgriLife Extension agricultural law specialist offers a five step plan to estate planning Estate planning can be overwhelming, but a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist offers a guide to estate planning in five steps to help make the process manageable and ensure family legacies can be passed on as intended. “Unless you have been through it, most people just don’t realize what kind of issues can come up and what all can go wrong if you don’t have a plan in place,” said Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, AgriLife Extension agricultural… Read More →