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10 Document(s) [ Subject: Fire ants ]

Committee: Senate Natural Resources Subcommittee on Agriculture
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Subcommittee on Agriculture interim report to the 79th Legislature.
Subjects: Agriculture | Animal diseases | Biofuels | Bovine tuberculosis | Brucellosis | Fire ants | Gasoline additives | Water Development Board, Texas |
Library Call Number: L1836.78 N219a
Session: 78th R.S. (2003)
Online version: View report [21 pages  File size: 291 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study and make recommendations to enhance current efforts for the early detection, exclusion, and treatment of diseased plants and animals.
2. Explore new technologies and business opportunities in agriculture and make recommendations to enhance and develop agriculture.
Committee: Senate Natural Resources Subcommittee on Agriculture
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Subcommittee on Agriculture interim report to the 78th Legislature.
Subjects: Animal diseases | Farming | Fire ants |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 n219a
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [47 pages  File size: 2,046 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the current efforts for the early detection, exclusion and treatment of diseased plants and animals. The Subcommittee shall assess the need for regulatory and programmatic changes to address this problem.
2. Monitor the development of the 2002 Federal Farm Bill and its impact on Texas. The Subcommittee should assess the need for changes in state law or policies necessary to comply with and benefit from the federal legislation.
3. Study the efficiency, implementation and funding of the Fire Ant Research and Management Account Advisory Committee at the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station for the eradication of fire ants. The Subcommittee shall evaluate state entities currently charged to combat the fire ant problem and make recommendations necessary to ensure a coordinated response.
Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Committee on Agriculture and Livestock Texas House of Representatives interim report 1996 : a report to the House of Representatives, 75th Texas Legislature.
Subjects: Agricultural subsidies | Agriculture | Agriculture, Texas Department of | Alcohol laws and regulations | Alcoholic beverages | Animal diseases | Bovine tuberculosis | Cooperative Extension, Texas | Environmental education | Exotic species | Farming | Fire ants | Forest Service, Texas A&M | W. Goodrich Jones State Forest | Wine and wine industry |
Library Call Number: L1836.74 ag83
Session: 74th R.S. (1995)
Online version: View report [63 pages  File size: 2,503 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the potential for new educational and recreational opportunities in connection with properties under ownership or management by the Texas Forest Service.
2. Review efforts and opportunities to develop value-added industries for Texas agricultural products, including factors which may prevent increased production and marketing of Texas products.
3. Review federal farm legislation and assess its impact on Texas agriculture.
4. Conduct active oversight of agencies under the committee's jurisdiction, including the implementation of a statewide bovine and cervidae tuberculosis plan; the development of a statewide fire ant research and management plan by the Fire Ant Research and Management Account Advisory Council; and programs and budget processes of the Texas Department of Agriculture.
Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Committee on Agriculture and Livestock : to the speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, 72nd Legislature.
Subjects: African honey bees | Agriculture | Animal diseases | Aquaculture | Border economy | Border environment | Border health | Border transportation | Colonias | Economic development | Exotic species | Fire ants | Food safety | Hazardous substances | Hazardous waste | Insects | International trade | Livestock | Pesticides | Rio Grande River | Rural areas | Rural issues | Solid waste disposal | Truck traffic | Water rights | Water supplies |
Library Call Number: L1836.71 ag83
Session: 71st R.S. (1989)
Online version: View report [59 pages  File size: 3,029 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. To study the promotion of the exotic livestock industry and potential public necessity of governmental regulation thereof.
2. To study international agriculture (joint study with State, Federal and International Relations Committee).
3. To study exotic pests and their impact on Texas agriculture.
4. To study nutrition education and food safety.
5. To study pesticide disposal.
6. To study agricultural economic diversification and development in rural areas.
7. To study the economic development opportunities of the aquaculture industry and the regulatory responsibilities of the State.
Committee: House Fire Ants in Texas, Select
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: To the speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, Sixty-eighth Legislature : report of the / Select Committee on Fire Ants, Texas House of Representatives, Sixty-seventh Legislature.
Subjects: Exotic species | Fire ants | Pesticides |
Library Call Number: L1836.67 f514
Session: 67th R.S. (1981)
Online version: View report [41 pages  File size: 1,691 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Determine the exact extent of infestation.
2. Determine at which direction and rate the fire ants are moving.
3. Make an assessment of overall damages and injuries.
4. Study the procedures necessary to report damages and injuries.
5. Monitor federal legislation on pesticide controls and its impact on the fire ant problem.
6. Determine whether legislative action is necessary and warranted.
7. Examine the procedures which other states have followed in combating this problem.
8. Coordinate similar activities and programs with the Texas Department of Agriculture, the Texas A&M Agricultural Extension Service, the Texas A&M Agricultural Experiment Stations, and the House Committee on Agriculture.
Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, Texas House of Representatives, 64th Legislature : to the Speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, 65th Legislature.
Subjects: Agriculture | Brucellosis | Exports | Fire ants | Food safety | Insects | International trade | Pesticides | Structural Pest Control Board, Texas |
Library Call Number: L1836.64 ag83
Session: 64th R.S. (1975)
Online version: View report [33 pages  File size: 966 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the market for livestock and other Texas' agricultural products. Identify barriers to agricultural exports and international trade. *
2. Study federal legislation and appropriations affecting agriculture in Texas. Focus on Brucellosis control programs, the urea labeling law, and the federal meat inspection program. *
3. Study the availability of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, and fuels used in agricultural production by Texas producers. *
Committee: House Imported Fire Ants
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report to the Texas House of Representatives of the 64th Legislature.
Subjects: Fire ants |
Library Call Number: L1836.63 ag833
Session: 63rd R.S. (1973)
Online version: View report [49 pages  File size: 1,600 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Make a though study of the problems of imported fire ant infestation and the need for control and eradication measures.
Committee: House Imported Fire Ant Infestation, Interim
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Joint Interim Study Committee on the Imported Fire Ant to the 63rd Legislature of the state of Texas.
Subjects: Exotic species | Fire ants | Insects |
Library Call Number: L1836.62 F514 1973
Session: 62nd R.S. (1971)
Online version: View report [16 pages  File size: 571 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Make a thorough study of the problems of Imported Fire Ant Infestation and the need for control and eradication measures.
Supporting documents
Committee: House Imported Fire Ant Infestation, Interim
Title: Transcript, February 25, 1972, Rosenberg
Library Catalog Title: Minutes
Library Call Number: L1836.62 f514m
Session: 62nd R.S. (1971)
Online version: View document [61 pages  File size: 97,476 kb]
Committee: House Imported Fire Ant Infestation
Title: Transcript, July 29, 1970
Library Catalog Title: Minutes
Library Call Number: L1836.61 F514M 7/29/70
Session: 61st R.S. (1969)
Online version: View document [46 pages  File size: 74,887 kb]

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