AgriLife Extension Animal Science
Dr. Joe C. Paschal, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Livestock Specialist, assists County Extension Agents in conducting, developing, and evaluating educational programs and applied research activities in animal breeding and genetics, reproduction, nutrition, management, and marketing. His interests include applied beef cattle breeding and genetics including applications of genomics, tropical and subtropical cattle production systems, growth and development, and improving carcass beef quality.
AgriLife Research Beef Cattle & Equine Projects
Dr. Gary Williams, retired AgriLife Research and Senior Faculty Fellow, and Professor Emeritus at the Beeville Research Experiment Station conducted the following research projects:
- Physiology and management of pharmacologically-controlled breeding programs in beef cattle
- Control of Nutritionally-Accelerated Puberty in Heifers
- Impact of Perinatal Nutrition on Reproductive Neuroendocrine Phenotype in Sexually Mature Heifers