Tag Archives: Brazoria County AgriLife Horticulture

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: Patio Citrus

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – Patio Citrus with Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. This will be a Facebook Live! event, and browse to Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Facebook page to join in: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Patio Citrus. Discover growing tips and outstanding varieties for your home patio. This lecture is broadcast live and starts at 7pm. KPB garden lecture series promotes best practices in home garden development and management. Instructed by Brazoria County AgriLife Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff and Brazoria County Master Gardener experts, topics will include vegetable production… Read More →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: All About Chocolate

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – Bean to Bar: Chocolate with Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. This will be a Facebook Live! event, and browse to Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Facebook page to join in: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ From Bean to Bar: Making Chocolate. Engage with a program learning about chocolate production and culture.  This lecture is broadcast live and starts at 7pm. KPB garden lecture series promotes best practices in home garden development and management. Instructed by Brazoria County AgriLife Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff and Brazoria County Master Gardener… Read More →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: Urban Forest

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – Replanting the Urban Forest with Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. This will be a Facebook Live! event, and browse to Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Facebook page to join in: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Replanting the Urban Forest. Learn about the importance of increasing the tree inventory in the urban environment.  This lecture is broadcast live and starts at 7pm. KPB garden lecture series promotes best practices in home garden development and management. Instructed by Brazoria County AgriLife Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff and Brazoria County Master… Read More →

Gulf Coast Gardening Series: Ginger

Free with registration. August 26, starting at 10 am. Gardening on the Gulf Coast Lecture Series: Ginger with Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. Sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Southeast Region. A lot of diversity with tropical ginger, exploring varieties to enliven a shady landscape. Free with registration, browse online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gardening-on-the-gulf-coast-tickets-106812198160

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: Ginger, A Closer Look

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – Tropical Paradise: A Closer Look at Ginger with Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. This will be a Facebook Live! event, and browse to Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Facebook page to join in: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Tropical Paradise: Ginger. Discover growing tips and outstanding varieties for your home garden. This lecture is broadcast live and starts at 7pm. KPB garden lecture series promotes best practices in home garden development and management. Instructed by Brazoria County AgriLife Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff and Brazoria County Master… Read More →

Green Gardening Series: Container Gardening

Green Gardening Series presents – Container Gardening with Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff. This will be a Facebook Live! event, and browse to Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Facebook page to join in at 6 pm: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Sponsored by Angleton Parks and Recreation Department, Keep Angleton Beautiful and Brazoria County Master Gardeners Container Gardening – Explore the joy of gardening at home with container gardening, discussing soil type, watering schedule, fertilization and benefits and challenges of container type and size. Green Gardening Series promotes best practices in home garden development and… Read More →

Creating School Gardens Workshop

Harris County AgriLife Extension and Brazoria County AgriLife Extension invite you to join us for a 3-hour online workshop for educators and community leaders wanting to start a youth/school garden. No experience required, just a desire to learn the basics to create a successful school garden. Topics to be covered include the basics of planning; building a garden with raised beds or containers; easy vegetables and herbs; garden resources; trouble-shooting common challenges; and garden maintenance. Offered July 31 (Friday), from 9am to 12pm. Registration is $10, and browse… Read More →

Aggie Horticulture Live: Fabulous Figs!

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Horticulture Agent Stephen Brueggerhoff shares all gardening with fabulous figs! A team of horticulture extension agents will be available during the presentation to help answer questions. To join this FREE program, browse online to: https://www.facebook.com/Aggie-Horticulture-26803072143/

Fabulous Figs: Summer Harvest

Mid-summer fruit culture is celebrated with a bounty of figs. All of the fruit from varieties in our demonstration orchard in Angleton are beginning to mature and harvest will be coming soon. We currently host eight different varieties, some standards like Brown Turkey (also known by the name Texas Everbearing), Mission, Magnolia and Celeste, others offering unique fruit color and texture like LSU Purple, Italian Black, Alma and a mystery green fruiting fig called Mysteak. Even though each fruit variety is slightly different, I wish to impart information… Read More →

Gardening in the Gulf Coast: Fabulous Figs!

Join Stephen Brueggerhoff, Brazoria County AgriLife Extension Horticulture Agent for an engaging online seminar on fig culture. Stephen will talk about successful varieties for the Gulf Coast, techniques and tips to improve your fig culture, and more! The program is FREE with registration, and more information at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gardening-in-the-gulf-coast-tickets-106812198160.