Topics include:

  • Irrigation Practices
  • Drip Irrigation
  • Water-Wise Landscapes
  • Rainwater Harvesting
  • Gardening During Periods of Drought

Current program is: 'Oasis in the Desert'. Discussing the drought situation of Parker County and how to deal with water restrictions.

Other programs includes: How to use and basic installation of Drip Irrigation


Gardening Tips

  • Jan 1 - Trim Oak Trees +

    Trim Oak trees for the next six weeks, lower occurrence of oak wilt carrier beetle
  • Feb 14 - Prune Rose Bushes +

    Prune bush roses by half, always pruning just above buds facing away from the centers of the plants.
  • Mar. 16 - Last Avg. Killing Frost +

    Last average killing frost date is March 16th. Be sure tender plants are covered during cold nights.
  • April 1 Fertilize Lawns after Third Mowing +

    Fertilize lawns with a 4-1-2 or 3-1-2 ratio fertilizer after the third mowing. Soil test may indicate you only need
  • May 1 - Okra +

    Time to plant Okra and Peas
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