The Bluebonnet Master Gardener Assocation 2019 training classes begin January 17th in La Grange, Texas. The series consists of 50 hours of training held every Thursday until April 25th, 2019. Master Gardener Carol Daniels of La Grange is the coordinator of the 2019 training program. Ms. Daneils also coordinated the 2017 training class for BMGA. The class is designed for 35 trainees from any of the four Bluebonnet Master Gardener counties of Austin, Colorado, Fayette and Washington. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service provides the training material used by… Read More →
Save the Date! Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host its popular annual Fruit Tree Seminar in Winedale on January 11, 2019. The Bluebonnet Master Gardener Association will host its fruit tree sale in conjunction with this seminar. As details become available, this post and BMGA’s calendar will be updated with more information. For now, mark your own calendar for this seminar and timely fruit tree sale early in the New Year 2019. In the meantime, visit Texas A&M AgriLife Extension’s Fruit & Nut Fact Sheets.
As a four-county Texas Master Gardener Chapter, BMGA is lucky to benefit from not one, but four Texas A&M AgriLife Agricultural Extension Agent advisers, one from each BMGA county. That means BMGA can tap into the knowledge, training, experience, passion of all four professionals. Scott Willey is the County Agricultural Extension Agent for Fayette County, Texas and one of BMGA’s County Agent Advisors. Scott was born and raised in La Vernia, Texas (Wilson County) on a small family farm. La Vernia is just east of San Antonio, Texas. … Read More →