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    • Addressing Water Quality Mitigation Challenges Through Evaluation 

      Berthold, Troy Allen (2014-05-27)
      The Arroyo Colorado River currently does not meet the State of Texas’ criteria for water quality. As a result, the Arroyo Colorado Watershed Protection Plan was developed, and implementation of the plan has been ongoing ...
    • An Economic Analysis of U.S. Farm Programs Including Senate and House Farm Bills on Representative Farms 

      Knapek, George M (2013-04-23)
      Agricultural policy continues to play a large role in risk reduction for agricultural producers in the United States. However, current budget deficits and growing national debt has many policy makers looking for ways to ...
    • An Evaluation of Customer Satisfaction of the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Among Texas County Judges and Commissioners 

      Sugg Jr., James Delbert (2017-07-13)
      This study sought to determine and evaluate the level of client satisfaction of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service among elected county officials, namely county judges and commissioners. The research was conducted ...
    • ARC and PLC as a Safety Net: How Effective are They? 

      Weddelman, Brad (2019-07-12)
      The 2014 Farm Bill allowed farmers to choose between Agriculture Risk Protection (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC). The choice between ARC and PLC was made in a high commodity price environment that did not require a ...
    • Assessing Perceptions, Knowledge Gain, Behavioral Change, and Economic Impact Related to the Adoption of Best Management Practices by Past Participants of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Multi County New Landowners Educational Series 

      Shackelford, Philip W (2014-12-12)
      During the past decade, there has been a tremendous influx of new landowners into South Central Texas, particularly in the four counties of Austin, Colorado, Fayette, and Washington. This area of the state is fast becoming ...
    • Decontaminating Flooded Wells 

      Boellstorff, Diana; Dozier, Monty; Provin, Tony; Dictson, Nikkoal; McFarland, Mark L. (2005-09-30)
      This publication explains how to decontaminate and disinfect a well, test the well water and check for well damage after a flood.
    • Decontaminating Flooded Wells (Spanish) 

      Boellstorff, Diana; Dozier, Monty; Provin, Tony; Dictson, Nikkoal; McFarland, Mark L. (2007-10-08)
      This publication explains how to decontaminate and disinfect a well, test the well water and check for well damage after a flood.
    • Disinfecting Water after a Disaster 

      Dozier, Monty; Schoessow, Courtney (2005-09-30)
      This publication explains how to disinfect water after a flood, as well as where to find water in an emergency when supplies are limited.
    • Disinfecting Water after a Disaster (Spanish) 

      Dozier, Monty; Schoessow, Courtney (2007-10-05)
      This publication explains how to disinfect water after a flood as well as where to find water in an emergency when supplies are limited.
    • Disinfecting Water Wells by Shock Chlorination 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L. (2005-09-30)
      If your well has been flooded, it must be shock chlorinated before it can be used as a source of drinking water. This publication explains how to disinfect a well using either dry chlorine or liquid household bleach.
    • Disinfecting Water Wells by Shock Chlorination (Spanish) 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L. (2007-10-05)
      If your well has been flooded, it must be shock chlorinated before it can be used as a source of drinking water. This publication explains how to disinfect a well using either dry chlorine or liquid household bleach.
    • The Do's & Don'ts of Saving Water 

      Dozier, Monty (2004-11-12)
      With the many tips in this publication you'll learn how to save water in the bathroom, kitchen and landscape.
    • Drinking Water Problems: Iron and Manganese 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L. (2004-02-20)
      Iron and manganese can give water an unpleasant taste, odor and color. In this publication you'll learn how to know whether your water contains iron or manganese and how to eliminate these contaminants with various treatment ...
    • Drinking Water Problems: Iron and Manganese (Spanish) 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L. (2004-02-20)
      Iron and manganese can give water an unpleasant taste, odor and color. In this publication you'll learn how to know whether your water contains iron or manganese and how to eliminate these contaminants with various treatment ...
    • Drinking Water Problems: Lead (Spanish) 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L. (2004-02-20)
      Lead in drinking water can damage the brain, kidneys, nervous system and red blood cells. This publication explains how lead can enter drinking water, how to have your water tested, and how to eliminate lead from drinking water.
    • Drinking Water Problems: Arsenic 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Melton, Rebecca; Hare, Michael; Hopkins, Janie; Dozier, Monty (2005-12-02)
      High levels of arsenic in drinking water can poison and even kill people. This publication explains the symptoms of arsenic poisoning and common treatment methods for removing arsenic from your water supply.
    • Drinking Water Problems: Arsenic (Spanish) 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Melton, Rebecca; Hare, Michael; Hopkins, Janie; Dozier, Monty (2006-06-19)
      High levels of arsenic in drinking water can poison and even kill people. This publication explains the symptoms of arsenic poisoning and common treatment methods for removing arsenic from your water supply.
    • Drinking Water Problems: Benzene 

      Dozier, Monty; Lesikar, Bruce J. (2009-04-16)
      Drinking water in Texas sometimes contains potentially harmful chemicals, including benzene. Well owners can learn how to treat their well water to remove these chemicals. 4 pages, 3 images
    • Drinking Water Problems: Copper 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L.; Lesikar, Bruce J. (2006-01-25)
      High levels of copper in drinking water can cause health problems. This publication explains the effects of copper in water and methods of removing it. 4 pp.
    • Drinking Water Problems: Copper (Spanish) 

      Dozier, Monty; McFarland, Mark L.; Lesikar, Bruce J. (2006-01-25)
      High levels of copper in drinking water can cause health problems. This publication explains the effects of copper in water and methods of removing it. 4 pp.