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Live Lunch and Learn Garden Webinar Series
Join Horticulturist David Rodriguez for the 2021 Live Lunch and Learn Garden Webinar Series @ 12:00 p.m. Come learn about your landscape and vegetable gardening. It’s FREE and open to the public. Limited to the first 100 participants.
1 BCMG CEU – Code: 001
Click HERE to Join
May 4th – Live Q&A Garden/Landscape Chat
May 18th – Chores for the Garden & Landscape Before the Oven Turns On
Live Lunch and Learn Entomology Webinar Series
Join Entomologist Molly Keck for the 2021 Live Lunch and Learn Entomology Webinar Series. Come learn about insects and the world of urban pest management. To join, click link below and put in the meeting id and passcode at the date and time of the presentation. It’s FREE and open to the public. Limited to the first 100 participants.
1 BCMG CEU – Code: 001
Meeting ID: 990 2593 9574 Passcode: Bugs2021
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Next Ento Webinar Coming Soon
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.
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dates: April 20th – October 19th
Beekeeping 101 LIVE Class
For beginner beekeepers or those needing to know what to do to get started. NOT an advanced class. If local to the San Antonio area or willing to travel, field days are scheduled. You will be mailed a packet of beekeeping catalogs, journals, and other materials to get you started.
All classes will be recorded to view later.
Click Here to Register
Healthy Texas Youth Ambassadors
This program is designed for high school age youth who have a passion for health and wellness. Click on the link above for more information.
Master Volunteer Entomology Advanced Training -Entomology
Master Gardeners and Master Naturalists ONLY pending approval from County Coordinator or Agent
Dates: March 16th – May 6th on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: Training and Collecting kit is $180 and No kit (Training Only) is $115
Cooking Well for Healthy Blood Pressure – Program Details
Please join Health & Wellness Educator, Ashley Hernandez for a 3 Session Series on Cooking Well for Healthy Blood Pressure.
Date: Monday – April 26, May 3, May 10
Time: 12:00 p.m.- 12:40 p.m.
Click Here to Register
Coping 2 Control: Living Positive with Diabetes – Program Details
Please join Family & Community Health Agent, Angie Gutierrez for Coping 2 Control: Living positive with diabetes.
Date: Wednesday – May 5, May 12, May 10
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Click Here to Register– Registration Deadline is May 3, 2021
Food Handlers Class is now scheduling Virtual Classes for 2021.
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Have you ever thought about keeping bees? For ag exemption purposes, to pollinate your garden, make your own honey, or just as a hobby? This program is for anyone interested in beekeeping and/or learning how to start beekeeping, but need to know where to start. This class is geared for first time beekeepers and presented by experienced beekeepers, entomologists and horticulturists. Anyone can be a beekeeper—young or old, city or country dweller! During this course, we will cover the basics of bees and beekeeping, including: bee biology, beekeeping… Read More →
If you have an interest in beekeeping and/or learning how to tart your own bee hives, the Beekeeping Basics Program is for you! The program includes a classroom program on Friday, November 2, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., in the Extension Conference Room at the Bexar County Office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service (3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208). The program will also include a Field Day for class participants on Saturday, November 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon (depending on the weather), in a beekeeper’s yard… Read More →
September 28 (Friday) will be Second Steps in Beekeeping, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., at Rudy’s BBQ Doc Holiday Banquet Room (location subject to change) in Leon Springs (24059 Old Fredericksburg Road). This class is for those who have already attended the Beekeeping Basics program and are ready for some more in-depth information. Cost is $40 (includes lunch) and online registration is required.
Beekeeping Basics — May 4, 2018, (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) with field day on May 5 We had enough interest and folks on the waiting list from the April class to open a second Beekeeping Basics Class in May! The class will be held May 4 with a field day on May 5. If you have an interest in beekeeping and/or learning how to start your own bee hives for pleasure, environmental stewardship, or to enhance pollination, join us for the May 4-5 program! This program is meant… Read More →
If you have attended the Beekeeping Basics program or already have bees and are ready for some more in depth information, this course will cover those needs! We will discuss the next steps in beekeeping once you have installed your bees. Topics subject to change and may include registering bees, a recap of bee biology, what you should see inside your hive, how and when to re-queen, how to split, how to extract honey, diseases and pests and a commercial beekeepers perspective. Class includes plenty of material and… Read More →