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Plant Health Workshop

The Plant Health Workshop is an annual cooperative program between Texas A&M AgriLife Extension and the Organic Horticulture Benefits Alliance that focuses on managing plant pests with less pesticides. This year’s event features speakers on Transitioning to Sustainable Landscape Practices, Laws and Regulations Update, Pollinator Protection, New Landscape Pests, and Rose Rosette. AgriLife Horticulture agents will also conduct a tour of the ongoing research and demonstration plantings at the Harris County Extension Office. Click here to register!


The Harris County Horticulture Blog is a new addition to our efforts to reach Harris County residents with current, relevant, research-based information and assistance in residential and commercial horticulture. The blog will feature information on timely “to-do’s” out in the garden and landscape, updates on new plants, info on plant diseases or pests, notices of upcoming educational programs and Master Gardener plant sales, research updates from Texas A&M AgriLife and other universities, and more. We invite you subscribe by email or by RSS feed (see bar to the right)… Read More →