The Texas A&M AgriLife® Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners, present Grow Your Own, a six-class program on creating a productive edible garden in the home landscape. Participants will learn how to start a garden, the keys to success, what to plant and when, and how to reap the benefits of year-round food production in Fort Bend County.
The schedule for the 2022 series of Grow Your Own classes is shown below.
|Saturday, April 9, 2022||Setting Up Raised Beds/Planters -- Completed|
|Saturday, May 14, 2022||Warm Season Vegetables & Herbs|
|Saturday, June 11, 2022||Garden Pests and Diseases|
|Saturday, August 13, 2022||Cool Season Vegetables & Herbs|
|Saturday, September 10, 2022||Plant Propagation Basics|
|Saturday, October 8, 2022||Fruit Trees|
There are no charges for these classes. (Yay!)
May through October classes will be held in person.
Time: 9:00-10:30 am
Location: 1402 Band Road, Suite 100, Rosenberg, Texas 77471 (in the Educational Building in the back)
Please register at: https://fortbend.agrilife.org/grow-your-own/grow-your-own-rsvp-form/
Learn how to plan and maintain your spring and summer garden and how to select vegetables that do well in Fort Bend County. Growing vegetables in containers or small spaces will be covered, as well as the basics of drip and sprinkler system irrigation methods.