Master gardeners announce two-part series


Texas Master Gardeners Wood County presents a free garden educational series Sept. 17 and Oct. 22.

The first session will be Saturday, Sept. 17 from 9 a.m.-noon at the Agri-Life Extension Office, 618 S. Main St. in Quitman.

Topics will include Our Plant Choices, Sip Garden, Composting, Irrigation Project and Phenology/How to become a “Citizen Scientist.”

The second program will be Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m.–noon at the Mineola Nature Preserve, 1860 Co Rd 2724.

Topics include What We Can Do For Our Native Bees, Enhance Your Landscape With Texas Natives, Q&A and Wildscape Garden Walk About, weather permitting.