Waller County Master Gardeners are taking Presale Orders for their Annual Fruit and Nut Tree Fundraiser from October 19 – December 5, 2015. Order forms can be found on our website http://txmg.org/wallermg under the fruit tree sale tab, and at the Waller County Extension Office located at 846 6th Street, Hempstead. Payment (cash, check, money order) must be submitted with your order or can be mailed or placed in person at the Extension Office. Pick-up date is Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 10am to 2pm at the Tegeler Used Car lot, 850 Business 290 North, Hempstead. Tree varieties specifically for our area have been chosen including peach, nectarine, persimmon, pecan bare-roots; 3 gallon apple, fig, pear, plum and various citrus. We will also offer blackberries and Pawpaw. The extension office will have Master Gardeners manning phones in the office at M-F from 9am -12pm during the month of November. For any questions you might have please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 979-826-7651.
Hello Waller County Residents!
Come out and join us September 12th, 2015 at the Waller Coutny library as we provide you with a fun and educational workshop. Dr. Duffus will deliver an amazing workshop on couponing and shopping on a budget! He is the Coupon King and he is eager to share tips and resources on how to get the most of your dollar. You don’t want to miss out!
Join Extension as we celebrate families coming together to fellowship through mealtime! Families coming together during breakfast, lunch or dinner is nurturing to the mental,emotional, and physical health of each individual within the family unit. It has been proven to be impactful on a child’s school performance and it serves as a way for families to discover the daily life experiences of each family member.
Waller County Youth 360 Summer Day Camp will be held on July 7-9 on the PVAMU Campus. This FREE day camp is open to all Waller County Youth ages 8-13 to come and learn about the endless possibilities through 4-H. Lunch will be provided through Waller County Extension Office and Waller County Adult Leaders and Parents Association. Please bring: hat, sunglasses, water bottle, and sunscreen for outdoor activities and recreation time. Let us teach you how TO MAKE THE BEST BETTER, so come join us. If any special accommodations needed or for information please contact the Extension Office at 979-826-7651. Hope to see you there.
(Pictured from left to right: Rilee Hall, Avery Carpenter, Toby Carpenter, not pictured: Aundreya Ibarra and Ellenna Ibarra)
The Waller County Livestock Judging team competed in the Multi-District Judging Contest on April 25, 2015 in College Station.
- Placed 3rd Overall Individual Intermediate Division
- Placed 9th Overall Individual Senior Division
Rilee Hall, Toby Carpenter, Ellenna Ibarra
- Placed 8th Overall Team Intermediate Division