Texas Corn Producers (TCP) has received reports of mycotoxin, a by-product of fungal activity promoted by environmental conditions, in early-harvested corn at levels requiring testing and quality adjustments. Get in the know on mycotoxin - specifically fumonisin - with an overview from Dr. Tom Isakeit and Dr. Jason Woodward, Texas A&M AgriLife plant pathologists
Just what does it take for us to get a juicy steak on our plate or the Texas favorite tortilla chips (and hot sauce!)? A successful corn crop is the one common ingredient for these and many other tasty meals we enjoy everyday. Join us as we follow two Texas corn farmers from planting to harvest and experience the hard work that goes into growing the food that ultimately ends up on your fork.
PSAs Texas Corn Producers ran in 2011 on Lubbock and Amarillo TV stations promoting awareness of the value of irrigated agriculture to the region's economy. These PSAs direct viewers to WaterGrowsJobs.org, where they can watch the indepth video on how the region's economy is impacted by irrigated ag.