We offer a variety of resources to help Texans grow alternative crops like sunflowers, canola, hemp and black-eyed peas during the ever-changing production and market conditions. These alternative crops can be mixed into crop rotations to meet seasonal needs or help with weed control, soil building and other production needs.
Related Departments: Soil and Crop Sciences, Horticultural Sciences, Agricultural Economics
Soil, Water, and Forage Testing Lab
The Soil, Water and Forage Testing Laboratory is part of the Department of Soil and Crop Sciences, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, and The Texas A&M University System.
We offer numerous free and affordable programs on agriculture and natural resources, family and community health, economic health and youth development. We also offer many volunteer opportunities. Browse the list below.
All Resources on Alternative Crops
Texas A&M AgriLife Foundation Seed produces and markets genetically pure seeds of new plant cultivars developed by scientists of Texas A&M AgriLife Research.
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