MyExtension 2019 Highlights
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Back to the Basics Beef Cattle Series
Mark your calendar now for the “Back to the Basics” Beef Cattle series. It doesn’t matter the size of your operation or the number of cattle you manage, this is an opportunity you don’t want to miss! Click HERE for program and registration details.
Dates October 19th
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
4-H 2021 County Food Challenge & Food Show
FEE: County Food Challenge – $20 per team / County Food Show – Free
Date: October 16th
Location: 3014 Rivas Street, SA TX, 78228 – The Neighborhood Place
Click Here for Program Guidelines
Stress Less with Mindfulness
This five-class series introduces participants to the experience and practice of mindfulness to reduce stress.
1. Begin with a Breath (October 20th)
2. Mindful Eating (October 27th)
3. Mindful Walking (November 3rd)
4. Be Kind to Your Mind (November 10th)
5. Laughter is Good Medicine (November 17th)
Location: Precinct 1 Community Room
Address: 3505 Pleasanton Rd, SA TX, 78221
Click Here for more information
Food Handler’s Permit Class
This two- year permit is from the State of Texas and is a basic overview of food safety practices that are necessary to ensure you serve safe food at your establishment.
Fee: $20.00 per person
Date: October 19, 2021
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: TEAMS Virtual Platform
Please contact Patricia at firstname.lastname@example.org for registration and meeting link.
Fall is for Planting
Date: October 30th, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: The Garden Center on Bandera Rd.
Address: 10682 Bandera Rd., SA TX, 78250
Virtual Winter CEU Program
6 CEUs – Structural Pest Control Licensees
5 CEUs – ALL other pesticide licenses
Dates: Friday, December 10th, 2021
Time: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. (will be a break for lunch)
Category Archives: Urban Horticulture
What’s permaculture all about? David Rodriguez, County Extension Agent-Horticulturist is presenting Master Gardener Nadia Gaona on the origins, ethics, foundations, principles, patterns and much more on this unique topic. Registration fee is $10, call Angel Torres to RSVP at 210 467-6575. Click here.
Make-and-take your own rain barrel in just a few hours by attending this workshop presented by Jared Beaver, Prog Coord, and Lou Kellogg, Master Gardener on April 12, 2014. Click here.
It’s time for the Spring Youth Gardens Educator’s Training. This program is designed for teachers, educators, and volunteers in support of Youth Garden in the classroom and community. Training will be at Education Service Center, Reg 20, 1314 Hines on Mar 22, 2014 from 9am-2pm. Training and lunch is provided at no cost to participants. Call Natalie Cervantes at 210 467-6575. Click here
Make-and-take your own rain barrel in just a few hours by attending this workshop presented by Jared Beaver, Project coordinator, Natural Resources and Lou Kellogg, Bexar County Master Gardener on April 5, Saturday, from 9am-12noon. Reg fee is $60 per person, limit-22. RSVP to Angel Torres at 210 467-6575 Click here.
Get started on Home Composting. You can improve your lawn and garden, you can save money on fertilizer, on watering, and in garden supplies. RSVP to Angel Torres at 210 467-6575, registration fee is $10 or Click here.
Want to be a successful gardener? Then come and learn about a few basic rules on how easy it is to grow your own vegetables right in your own backyard. Reg fee is $10 per person, call 210 467-6575 or Click here.
Master Naturalist Class 34 will be starting February 20, 2014 from 5-9 pm at Phil Hardberger Park, 8400 NW Military. Master Naturalists are volunteers dedicated to the conservation, preservation, and restoration of our natural resources promoting ecological education. Contact Pam Ball at email@example.com, registration fee is $200. Click here.
Want to be a successful gardener? Come and learn about a few basic rules: how to make practical decisions on selecting a garden site, selecting the right vegetable crop, growing the vegetables that return a good portion of nutritious food for the time and space required. Presentation by David Rodriguez, County Extension Agent-Horticulturist, registration fee is $10, call Angel Torres at 210 467-6575 to RSVP. Click here.
Jared Beaver, Program Coordinator, Water and Natural Resources, and David Rodriguez, County Extension-Horticulturist, are presenting a workshop that will target Recreational, Public, and Residential Landscape Irrigators and Contractors, Grounds Maintenance Personnel, Retail Nurseries, and other users of urban water resources. The public is invited. Event is Feb 14, 2014 from 8:15 am to 4 pm, Reg fee is $50 in advance and $60 at the door. For more information. Click here.
Bexar County Extension Agent, David Rodriguez, Horticulturist, presents Dr. Jerry Parsons, Retired Professor & Extension Horticulturist, Texas A&M AgriLIFE Ext Svc. Dr. Parsons will be speaking on Satsuma Mandarin oranges. Registration fee is $12 and RSVP to Angel Torres at 210 467-6575. Click here.