Category Archives: Agriculture and Natural Resources

Our Agriculture program emphasizes systems approaches that maintain and enhance agricultural profitability through the application of sound crop and animal production practices. We address issues associated with the social and environmental impacts of food safety and quality, surface and ground water contamination, biotechnology and natural resource management.

The Natural Resources program addresses educational needs related to the management, use and sustainability of renewable and nonrenewable natural resources. Drawing on a variety of disciplines, these programs typically focus on such topics as soil, water, air, plant and animal life, forests, rangeland, aquatic and other ecosystems.

Pesticide Applicator CEU Opportunities

Opportunities for TDA Licensed Pesticide Applicators to earn CEUs for License Renewal In the absence of an ANR Agent, Travis County is partnering with Uvalde County to offer an opportunity for licensed pesticide applicators to participate virtually in Uvalde County’s upcoming hybrid (in-person and virtual) CEU training. There are also two other opportunities for Travis County TDA licensed pesticide applicators to earn CEUs virtually in nearby counties. For license holders whose license will expire in February, these are great opportunities to get some last-minute CEUs. Registration and contact… Read More →