Tag Archives: Brazoria County Extension

Say Cheese

Would you like to learn how to make your own cheese and butter.  This class is for you. Register at https://tinyurl.com/399fu4y3  

5 CEU Pesticide Applicator Recertification Program Oct 20


Hay Testing Campaign

2021 Hay Testing Campaign & Hay Show NEW SCHEDULE & UPDATES FOR HAY TESTING CAMPAIGN!! 5 FREE (YES YOU READ THAT RIGHT!!) 5 Hay Samples Tested FREE !! (SEE THE NEW FLYER FOR COMPLETE DETAILS) Additional samples are $5. Deadline Oct 12. For Hay Campaign RULES go to https://brazoria.agrilife.org

Backyard Chickens

Join us for this informative program to learn about the nutritional needs of chickens, hatching, basic care and the handling and storage of eggs.  This is an In-Person program. The cost is $20. Register at https://tinyurl.com/ta2fvhra 

Fruit Field Day – THIS EVENT IS FULL

Fruit Field Day registration is full.  We thank you for your continued support of our programs, and keep up to date withBrazoria County AgriLife events.  https://brazoria.agrilife.org  Contact our Horticulture Hotline with any garden or urban orchard question.  https://brazoria.agrilife.org/horticulture/ask a master gardener/  In service, Stephen Brueggerhoff – CEA – Horticulture, Brazoria County AgriLife Extension. Fruit Field Day: Froberg’s Farm: Blackberry Production, Strawberry Production, Blueberry Production.  Orchard Tour: Blackberries, Figs and blueberries; $20 early; $30 for late registration.  Limit to 30 participants. Thank you to program sponsors: Froberg’s Farm –… Read More →

Manageing Water on Your Land – Forage Series

Join us and guest presenter, Chris Morgan, District Conservationist with the National Resources Conservation Service, to review how topography impacts water flow and in turn how that impacts your agricultural production system.  Learn tools for assessing your land and options for managing water on your land. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y3s8tahk

Gardening on the Gulf Coast – Pollinator Gardens

Join Horticulture Agent Paul Winski to learn about the types of pollinators and which plants will attract them to your garden. FREE: Click:  REGISTER HERE

USDA Assistance Program for Farm and Ranch Producers

This webinar presentation will provide an overview of the USDA EQIP, CSP, Farm Loan, CFAP, CRP, TAP, NAP, ELAP, LIP & LFP programs. The program will offer clarification on eligibility and pay limits for the farmers and ranchers affected by COVID-19, winter storm and drought. You will also learn what is needed to sign up to receive assistance. We will also discuss how applications are approved through the County Office Committee (COC).  

Gardening In The Gulf Coast: Replace Those Water Hogs

Gardening on the Gulf Coast Lecture Series: Replace those Water Hogs! with Agent Ginger Easton-Smith, starting at 10 am. Sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Southeast Region. A compliment to xeriscape gardening, this program further explores plants that use less water in the garden. This is a presentation via MS TEAMS.  FREE with registration,   CLICK HERE   www.eventbrite.com/e/gardening-on-the-gulf-coast-tickets-137506051301

Keep Pearland Beautiful – Companion Planting

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – Companion Planting 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/ Companion Planting.  It is fascinating to learn about plants that are both beneficial and complementary  to one another.  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 →