Public invited to Chronic Wasting Disease meeting Oct. 13 in Amarillo

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Animal Health Commission will host a public meeting concerning Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). The state is working to increase awareness and training to combat the spread of CWD. The meeting begins at 9:00 a.m. at the Amarillo Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center located at 6500 W. Amarillo Blvd. The meeting is free, but space is limited to the first 50 participants. Lunch and snacks are provided.

For more information, please contact Dr. John Tomecek at (325) 653-4576 or by email at For more information on CWD visit

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 9:00am to 2:00pm