Wednesday, April 23, 2014
It might have snowed just a few days earlier, however landscaping season is still on its way and specialists are getting ready to show how to do it.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present a two-part Amarillo Regional Horticulture Exposition at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 6500 W. Amarillo Blvd
. The goal is to offer garden enthusiasts a foundation for an appealing, healthy backyard. The first installment will be from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on April 9 and will cover turf management, diseases, watering practices, weed and bug identification and a trip of the H Bar H Turf Farms outside Amarillo. The 2nd class will be from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on April 30. Topics to be covered include appropriate tree selection, condition troubleshooting, watering and a trip of the Amarillo Botanical Gardens. Individuals are motivated to bring their sick plants and get the answer from the professionals from 8:30 to 9 a.m. prior to each seminar, according to a press release.
The expense is $40 for both seminars or $25 for one. Registration can be done at randall.agrilife
. org. Click the occasion name. For more details or to RSVP, call 806-373-0713. Lunch will be on your own.
What: Amarillo Regional Horticulture Exposition
When: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 9 and 30
Where: Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 6500 W. Amarillo Blvd
. How much: $25 for one seminar, $40 for both