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Termites in the Landscape? Check out this article!
Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale
The 2018 Williamson County Master Gardener Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale is Saturday, April 7, 2018. There will be almost 2,000 Native and Adapted Plants and Herbs for Sale. Door prizes. Free Learning Centers. Vendors with Garden Items, Crafts and Garden Apparel, Breakfast, Lunch and Snacks provided by 4-H. Click this link for more information and to see a plant list. https://txmg.org/williamson/special-events
2018 Master Gardener Training Class
The Class Schedule for the New 2018 Master Gardener Training Class starting on July 31st has been added. Click this link to see the training schedule. https://txmg.org/williamson/how-can-i-become-a-master-gardener/
Acrobat Ants – Learn more by clicking this link Acrobat Ants Feb 2018
Visit our Demonstration Gardens at the Williamson County Extension Office at 3151 SE Innerloop Road, Georgetown, Texas to see examples of research based horticulture techniques. Click here for our location on Google Maps
Our demonstration gardens include raised bed and row vegetable gardens, a container garden, a rose garden, a drought tolerant garden, a herb garden, a fruit tree area, and a keyhole garden.
Demonstration Garden Blog
Harvest totals for March 1-31, 2018 are: Fresh produce: 98.5 pounds Donated potatoes: 10 pounds Canned/nonperishable donations: 101.9 pounds Monthly total: 210.4 pounds Measured rainfall for March 1-31 is: 2.764 inches Quarterly totals for the period January 1-March 31, 2018: Fresh produce: 230.69 pounds Canned/nonperishable donations: 387.9 pounds Donated potatoes: 20 pounds Quarterly total: 638.59 pounds Total rainfall for 2018 to date: 5.029 inches
Harvest totals for February 1-28, 2018 are: Fresh produce: 86 pounds Donated potatoes: 10 pounds Canned donations: 286 pounds Monthly total: 382 pounds Measured rainfall for February 1-28 is: 2.055 inches Cumulative totals year-to-date are: Fresh produce: 132.19 pounds Canned donations: 286 pounds Donated potatoes: 10 pounds Cumulative total: 428.19 pounds Total rainfall for 2018 to date: 2.265 inches
As you can see, working in the Drought Tolerant Garden is not all work and no play. Come join the fun!