Tag Archives: Brazoria County Master Gardeners

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 →

Green Gardening Series: Tree Planting

Green Gardening Series presents – Tree 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 at 6 pm: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Sponsored by Angleton Parks and Recreation Department, Keep Angleton Beautiful and Brazoria County Master Gardeners Tree Planting – Learn techniques to properly plant a sapling tree, discussing soil type, watering schedule, stakes vs. no stakes and tree varieties to consider for the home landscape. Green Gardening Series promotes best practices in home garden development… 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 →

Green Gardening Series: Fall Veggies

Green Gardening Series presents – Fall Vegetable 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 Fall Veggies – Learn about our ‘second spring’, discussing fall vegetable gardening and varieties to consider on the Upper Gulf Coast Bend. Green Gardening Series promotes best practices in home garden development and management. Instructed by Brazoria County… Read More →

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 →

Keep Pearland Beautiful Lecture: Container Gardening

Keep Pearland Beautiful presents a FREE lecture – 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: www.facebook.com/brazoriacountyextension/ Container Gardening – Explore the joy of gardening at home iwith container gardening, discussing soil type, watering schedule, fertilization and benefits and challenges of container type and size. 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… Read More →

Master Gardeners Online Plant Sale

Home Grown Tomato Research

Howdy, fellow gardeners! The time is ripe for harvesting tomatoes, and I am pleased to share with you results of a tomato demonstration project committed and tended by yours truly and Brazoria County Master Gardeners. Before I get into the meat of this article, I encourage readers to improve personal eating habits by consuming tomatoes. Referencing Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Path to Plate initiative, tomatoes are fat-free, low in sodium, are a good source of vitamins A and C, and can provide 15% value of daily recommended vitamin… Read More →