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Friday, Lunch 'n' Learn--Cost $5 Friday, January 12, from 12 noon until 1 p.m. at the AgriLife Extension Office, 1st floor Edd B. Keyes Building, 113 W. Beauregard, San Angelo, Texas. Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist will be talking about "Planting and Caring for Fruit Trees". This is the best time to plant new ones and you'll learn how to prune and maintain established trees to get the best production.
Green Thumb Gardener Mini Seminar--Thursday, January 18--2 p.m. until 5 p.m.. Santa Fe Crossing, 702 S. Chadbourne, San Angelo. The subject is Soil Amendments. This is the time of year to start amending the soil in your garden and landscape to get it ready for spring planting. Linda Rowe, Concho Valley Master Gardener, will give a presentation about worm farming-Vermiculture. She will talk about the benefits of using worm castings in your garden. She will also demonstrate how to start a worm farm. One lucky attendee will take home the demonstration worm farm. Susan Stanfield, PPC president and Concho Valley Master Gardener, will show the how to's and benefits of starting a compost pile. If you start a compost pile now, the compost will be ready to add to your garden in the spring. Attendees will also receive materials to conduct a soil test for their gardens and landscape. Cost $25 per person $45 per couple. Preregistration is requested to assure materials. 325-656-3104. Refreshments and door prize will be given away.
in July 2009.