TAWNY (RASBERRY) CRAZY ANT e-mail
December 3, 2013
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Dr. Paul R. Nester, Extension Program Specialist – IPM for Texas A&M
AgriLife Extension Service will give a presentation on the tawny crazy ant
(formerly Rasberry crazy ant). This new exotic invasive pest ant species to
Texas was found around Houston (Harris County), in 2002, and has begun to spread
largely through human assistance. The presentation topics will include the
biology and life cycle of this ant, along with the latest management strategies.
WHAT IS A GALVESTON COUNTY MASTER GARDENER?
... It takes a village!
December 5, 2013 e-mail
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Interested in learning more about the Master Gardener Program? ...
Interested in becoming a Master Gardener?... Interested in the various
programs offered by the Galveston County Master Gardeners? Then the
following program is for you. Dr. William Johnson along with a panel of
Master Gardeners will give a forum-style presentation discussing the many
facets of this volunteer program.
GROWING TOMATOES FROM SEED e-mail
December 7, 2013
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Learn about growing tomatoes from seed from Master Gardener Ira Gervais.
Discussion topics include how to pick the best varieties, where to obtain seeds,
planting and growing techniques, and insect and disease control.