2021 Gulf Coast Gardening Educational Programs

How to Register January February March April

 

**ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE PRESENTED ONLINE VIA ZOOM. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION ENDS AT 3 P.M. THE DAY BEFORE EACH PROGRAM**

 

 

WEDGE GRAFTING            Visit https://galveston.agrilife.org/event/wedge-grafting/ to register
Friday,
January 8, 2021
10:00
- 11:30 a.m.
Master Gardener Herman Auer will discuss the how, when, & why of wedge grafting; you will also learn about the collection and storage of scion graft wood as well as how to care for your new graft. The possibilities are endless when you know how to graft your own fruit trees!

 

PLANTING FRUIT TREES           Visit https://galveston.agrilife.org/event/planting-fruit-trees/ to register
Friday,
January 15, 2021
10:00
- 11:30 a.m.
Galveston County Master Gardener Herman Auer will present information to help you plant your desired deciduous and citrus trees to ensure a long, productive life with a well-anchored root system. Herman has over 45 years of local fruit tree production, roots are the foundation of the tree...you don't want to miss this program!
 

GROWING IRISH POTATOES           Visit https://galveston.agrilife.org/event/growing-irish-potatoes/ to register
Friday,
January 22, 2021
10:00
- 11:30 a.m.
Potatoes are a great veggie for the home gardener! Master Gardener Kevin Lancon will go over the specific varieties that are available for our area and cover the do's and don'ts in order to be successful growing these garden jewels.

 

GROWING BACKYARD CITRUS           Visit https://galveston.agrilife.org/event/growingbackyardcitrus/ to register
Friday,
January 29, 2021
10:00
- 11:30 a.m.
Galveston County Master Gardener Robert Marshall's presentation will feature the following topics: variety selection of citrus trees that grow well in this area, root stocks, nutrients, diseases (citrus canker and citrus greening), insect problems, control of birds and critters, and freeze protection. Marshall has over 10 years of experience in many facets of growing and propagating citrus trees in this Gulf Coast area.

 


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