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2021 Bosque County Volunteer Appreciation Banquet – Nominations

Each year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bosque County and the Commissioner’s Court host a Volunteer Recognition Banquet to recognize outstanding volunteers who serve the residents of Bosque County. These volunteers give their time and energy to serve in civic and community organizations and to improve our communities. The Volunteer Recognition Banquet is a special time to honor these extraordinary volunteers. Volunteers may be nominated in the following categories: -Agriculture & Natural Resources: Volunteers in this category work to promote agriculture awareness and agribusiness in Bosque… Read More →

Homeowner Maintenance of Aerobic Treatment Units

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is offering a homeowner education event discussing the operation and maintenance of aerobic treatment units.  The “Homeowner Maintenance of Aerobic Treatment Units” workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, from 8:30am to 3:30pm at the Meridian Civic Center, 309 W. River Street, Meridian, TX.   The workshop will be of interest to homeowners who want to learn more about the components and maintenance of an aerobic treatment unit and spray field. It is important for homeowners to properly maintain their… Read More →

11th Annual Central Texas Stocker Cattle Seminar

The 11th Annual Central Texas Stocker Cattle Seminar will be held Wednesday, June 23rd at the West Auction Barn located at 20645 N. I-35, West, Texas 76691. This multi-county programming effort will be hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Beef and Forage Committees in Bell, Bosque, Coryell, Falls, Hill, Limestone and McLennan Counties. Cost for the program is $10.00 per person, payable at registration.   Speakers and topics for the program will be Biosecurity by the Texas Animal Health Commission; “Do it for the Industry” Vaccination/Health Program… Read More →

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2020 Volunteer Appreciation Banquet

The annual Bosque County Volunteer Appreciation Banquet took place on Monday, December 14th at the Meridian Civic Center. While it did look a little different this year due to COVID-19 safety protocol, this event was still able to occur in-person and recognize outstanding volunteers and volunteer groups that keep our community going. This year’s award recipients are: Dr. Lloyd Hampe-Agriculture and Natural Resources Central Texas Youth Fair-Community Festivals and Events (Pictured Below) Irene Wilkinson-Family and Health Services Jerry McDougal-Fire Department and First Responders (Pictured Below) Rhonda Jernigan-Youth Services… Read More →

BIG Recertification Program

Blackland Income Growth Conference January 5-6, 2021 By Chelsea Dorward   The Blackland Income Growth Program seeks to improve the overall agricultural and agri-business economy of the Blackland area.  This Annual BIG Conference is scheduled for January 5-6, 2021. This year dur to COVID-19 the entire conference will be held virtually. On Tuesday, January 5, commodity groups will offer educational programs, including a session on Wildlife, Cotton, Beef Cattle, Grain, Horticulture, Rural Land Management and Forage. The first day of the conference starts at 9:00 AM and runs… Read More →

Deadline Approaching for Volunteer Nominations

Our Bosque County community is amazing because we are filled with people who care about others and who share one of their most precious possessions – their time. Please take just a few minutes of your time to nominate a Volunteer for recognition. Even though it isn’t why they volunteer, they deserve a THANK YOU for their efforts. Each year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bosque County and the Commissioner’s Court host a Volunteer Recognition Banquet to recognize outstanding volunteers who serve the residents of Bosque… Read More →

Nominate a Volunteer

Each year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bosque County and the Commissioner’s Court host a Volunteer Recognition Banquet to recognize outstanding volunteers who serve the residents of Bosque County.  These volunteers give their time and energy to serve in civic and community organizations and to improve our communities.  The Volunteer Recognition Banquet is a special time to honor these extraordinary volunteers. We reach out to all the county civic organizations to invite them to nominate volunteers, but we know this doesn’t cover everyone.  We would like… Read More →

Nominate a Volunteer

Each year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bosque County and the Commissioner’s Court host a Volunteer Recognition Banquet to recognize outstanding volunteers who serve the residents of Bosque County.  These volunteers give their time and energy to serve in civic and community organizations and to improve our communities.  The Volunteer Recognition Banquet is a special time to honor these extraordinary volunteers. We invite organizations or individuals in Bosque County to nominate outstanding volunteers in the following categories: Agriculture & Natural Resources Civic Organizations & Community Service… Read More →

Seeking Volunteer Nominations

Each year, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bosque County and the Commissioner’s Court host a Volunteer Recognition Banquet to recognize outstanding volunteers who serve the residents of Bosque County.  These volunteers give their time and energy to serve in civic and community organizations and to improve our communities.  The Volunteer Recognition Banquet is a special time to honor these extraordinary volunteers. We invite you, as an organization or individual in Bosque County, to nominate outstanding volunteers in the following categories: Agriculture & Natural Resources Civic Organizations… Read More →