Galveston County Master Gardener Ira Gervais will reveal his secrets of successful planting and producing great tomatoes. Learn about the various varieties that do well in this area, making your selections, when to transplant your seedlings, and various growing techniques. Information about soil requirements, needed nutrients, and the temperature range for best tomato fruit set will be included. With this knowledge, you can become the tomato king or queen of your street.
All programs are conducted at the Galveston County AgriLife Extension Office at 4102-B Main Street (FM 519) inside Carbide Park in La Marque, and are free to the public except when noted. However, we ask that you pre-register so we can ensure there is an adequate number of handouts. To register for a program, please call 281-309-5065 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Check the website for details and updates: http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/
If special program accommodations by participants are needed, please contact the Extension Office no later than five days before the program.