Newcomer Gardening

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Are you a Texas transplant, new to gardening or want to learn how to be a successful gardener? The Newcomers Guide to Gardening in North Texas event was designed with you in mind.


Lecture topics include: Why Earth-Kind is Important, The Dirt on North Texas Soils, Butterfly Gardening, How to Water Wisely, Vegetable Gardening and the Top 100 Plants for North Texas.


Next Event:
Saturday, January 12


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Thank you to everyone who participated in the March event. View the video to see highlights of the September 2017 event.
greg_churchDr. Greg Church
Former Texas A&M AgriLife County Extension Agent for Horticulture in Collin County

Topic:  Why Earth-Kind is important
bryan_mooreBryan Moore
Compost Operations
Texas Pure Products

Topic:  The dirt on North Texas soil
gail_donaldsonGail Donaldson
Water Conservation Manager
City of Allen

Topic:  How to water wisely
patrick_dickinsonPatrick Dickinson
Program Coordinator  
Texas A&M AgriLife Water University

Topic:  Top 100 Plants for North Texas
daniel_cunninghamDaniel Cunningham
Program Coordinator
Texas A&M AgriLife Water University

Topic:  Vegetable Gardening

nancy_payneNancy Payne
Owner & Designer
Habitat Landscapes

Topic:  Butterfly Gardening