Three fall vegetable gardening programs to be offered in San Antonio

by Paul Schattenberg, Texas A&M AgriLife

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bexar County will present three free vegetable gardening programs in San Antonio during the fall.

The first program, It’s More Than the Spring!, will be from 10:30 a.m.-noon Sept. 10 at Milberger’s Landscape Nursery, 3920 N. Loop 1604 E.

The Earth-Kind seminar will be presented by David Rodriguez, AgriLife Extension horticulturist, Bexar County. Continue reading

Target spot and boll drop – the knowns and unknowns

Authored by Heather M. Kelly, Extension Plant Pathologist and Tyson Raper, Cotton and Small Grains Specialist, University of Tennessee

This is a repost from the UT Crops News blog. Since it has general information, I thought I would include it in our regional blog. Continue reading

Texas A&M presents workshop on managing plants toxic to cattle

by Steve Byrnes, Texas AgriLife

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Toxic Range Plant Workshop on Sept. 22 in Sonora.

The workshop will start with registration at 8:30 a.m. followed by the program at 9 a.m. in the Sutton County Civic Center located on North Crockett Ave.  The multi-county educational event is a collaborative effort among the AgriLife Extension offices in Sutton, Schleicher, Edwards and Crockett counties. Continue reading