The People/Plant Connection

Bringing the joy of gardening to people of all ages and abilities.

GREEN THUMB GARDENER MINI SEMINAR--Friday, March 21--2-3 p.m.

     Subject: Soil Amendments For Your Garden and Landscape

     Speaker 1--Linda Rowe, Master Gardener

     Subject:Vermiculture--Worm Farming. Learn how to start a worm

     farm and the benefits of using worm castings in your garden.

     Special Activity: Linda will demonstrate how to put together a worm

     farm. One lucky attendee will win the worm farm to take home.

     Speaker 2--Susan Stanfield, President The People/Plant Connection

     Subject: Composting--Learn how to start a compost bin and why

     composting is so important to a successful growing year.

     Special Activity: Attendees will receive materials and instructions of

     how to do a soil test for their gardens and landscapes.

     LOCATION: PPC Studio, 36 W. Beauregard, San Angelo, Texas

     COST: $25 per person or $45 per couple

     Refreshments and Doorprizes

SPECIAL SEMINAR

TO KICK OFF 6TH ANNUAL GIANT PUMPKIN CONTEST

Date: Tuesday, March 12--5:30-6:30 p.m.

Location: 4-H Building, 3168 N. US Hwy 67, San Angelo, Texas

Speaker: Dr. Russ Wallace, Professor and Extension Vegetable Specialist

Department of Horticultural Sciences Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, Lubbock, Texas

Subjects:

Best practices for growing vegetables.

Techniques to get the biggest pumpkin.

How to set up a watering tank for your pumpkin.

Bring you questions

Be the first to get your free pumpkin seeds and enter the contest.

Cost: Free and open to the public

Pre-register to assure materials. Call 325-656-3104

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MARCH 2019

LUNCH 'N' LEARN GARDEN SEMINAR--Friday, March 15--12 noon -1 p.m.

     Speaker:  Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     Subject: "Edible Landscaping"-You'll learn how to incorporate edible

     plants into your garden and your kitchen. Find out which plants are edible.

    Location: PPC Studio, Wells Fargo Bank Basement, 36 W. Beauregard, San

     Angelo, Texas 

     Cost: $5 per person

     If you are on your lunch hour, feel free to bring your lunch. However, we

     do not provide lunch.

     



  • Children's Gardening Classes

  • Seniors 60+ Accessible Gardening Classes

  • Special Classes for Youth Groups & Scout Troops

  • Horticulture Program in Correctional Facilities

  • Rainwater Harvesting System

  • Community Outreach Program

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

Up-Coming Gardening Seminars and Programs

Join Us/Donate

There are several ways to become part of our unique garden project.

Seminars & Classes

We offer monthly gardening seminars and weekly art classes throughout the year.

Our History

The People/Plant Connection

was organized

in July 2009.