Greetings from the Master Gardeners! We are gearing up for an exciting fall and spring with several activities that we ask you place on your calendar and website, as well as distribute to your Chamber businesses. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me. And THANK YOU! We enjoy our partnership with you all!
These are the activities planned....
Registration opens October 1st for the 2019 Master Gardener class. The class begins on Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019, and will be held in the Cameron Chamber of Commerce Conference Room. It runs every Wednesday morning for 3 hours except for field trips. Graduation is May 15. Attached is the flyer with details about the class and registration information.
The Master Gardener fall rose sale is on October 13 in 2 locations -- downtown Cameron at the Steaktoberfest and at the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce location (see attached flyer). We will have a variety of beautiful roses; small bush, large bush, climbers, all colors, all fragrant, some we know to be tried and true, and some new roses we have not sold before. Come early to choose from the best selection. See attached flyer for details.
Milam County Master Gardeners Hosting Program on Growing Grapes. Mark your calendars for October 17 at 10:00 am if you want to know more about growing grapes in central Texas. The speaker for this informative program is Fran Pontasch, the Viticulture Program Specialist in the Gulf Coast and South Texas Regions with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. She was previously a private viticulture consultant, vineyard manager for the Messin