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An examination of factors considered by the Texas print media on the use of a resource tool
This study sought to determine the impact the CottonLink media resource guide had on the increased coverage of cotton and means of improving industry-provided media resource guides. It also sought to identify newsgathering ...
Survey of advanced environmental protection programs in Texas
Environmental policy is a focal point in the state of Texas. With the task of regulating over 1000 cities, the state is faced with the need to implement effective programs that allow local governments the flexibility and ...
Standardized decomposition rates of human remains in the West Texas area
(Texas Tech University, 2004-08)
Recent requests by law enforcement agents for accurate time since death analysis has led to the necessity for region specific data. This study focuses on the decomposition rate of human tissue for the West Texas ...
A study of rural culture and the integration of natural and built environments: A museum of farming and ranching
Rural architecture has the possibility to have a strong impact upon its community and environment. However, rural architecture does not find value in the mainstream global architecture and instead places importance in ...
Industrial form: An appropriate architecture for West Texas
Regionalism emphasizes the historic and cultural heritage of the region while addressing global aspects of universal civilization. It occupies itself in expressing the particulars of place as well as binding itself in ...
Agricultural phosphorus in an integrated crop/livestock system in the Texas High Plains
(Texas Tech University, 2003-12)
This study Is a component of a project designed to develop a productive and environmentally sustainable integrated crop/livestock system that will assure the viability of agricultural activities in the Texas High Plains. ...
The impact of Walmart on community outlook: A study of two communities in Texas
Abstract â€œThe sages who track consumer behavior say that shoppers for four out of every five American households are focusing on price more than ever beforeâ€ (Olszeski, 2004). On a weekly basis, one-third of American ...
Grassland frontiers: Beef cattle agriculture in Queensland and Texas, 1870s - 1970s
(Texas Tech University, 2008-05)
Semi-arid, but apparently lush, grasslands attracted pastoral settlers in the late nineteenth century to the frontier fringes of the Australian interior and American Southwest. Pastoral settlers and beef growers, particularly ...
Managing invasive yaupon holly in the Texas Post Oak Savannah
(Texas Tech University, 2004-05)
Ceramic analysis and interpretation from Presidio San Saba (41MN1) Menard, Texas
Excavations at Presidio San SabÃ¡ have been underway in Menard, Texas from 2000 to 2007 by Texas Tech University and the Texas Archaeological Society. These excavations have provided a wealth of details about the lives ...