FRIDAY

A&M Garden Club, 9:30 a.m. College Station Wastewater Treatment Facility, 2200 N. Forest Parkway, College Station. Doug Welsh will speak on "The Gardens at TAMU" and Carol Moore, President of Texas Garden Clubs, will be the guest.

South Brazos County Farmer's Market, noon to 5:30 p.m. Scott & White Hospital parking lot. Locally grown seasonal produce, honey, eggs, grass-fed beef, olive oil, bread, jams, jellies and much more.  281-684-1372.

SATURDAY

Brazos Valley Farmers' Market, 8 a.m. to noon at its new location in Downtown Bryan: 500 N. Main St. between 21st and 22nd Streets. Locally grown fresh produce and other items. www.brazosvalleyfarmersmarket.com or 229-5503.

Brenham Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon. 307 S. Park St., Brenham.

Navasota Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Parking lot of The Filling Station Cafe on 310 E. Washington Ave., Navasota. Fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, jarred items, plants, seasonal foods, handmade items from local producers, herbs, jellies and jams and more.

TUESDAY

Northgate Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m. A&M United Methodist Church parking lot on the corner of Church Avenue and College Main. Many vendors.

THURSDAY

Howdy Farm Market, noon to 5 p.m. Purchase fresh produce grown on the Texas A&M University campus by the Sustainable Agriculture Student Association. Shop located on west campus behind the Horticulture Forest Sciences Building at the Howdy Farm Sustainability Building.

"Garden Success," noon to 1 p.m. The radio show with Skip Richter, County Extension Agent Horticulture, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Listen to Richter's advice on gardening in the Brazos Valley on KAMU-FM 90.9.

ONGOING

Apply now for 2016 Brazos County Master Gardener Training - applications available online at brazosmg.com Deadline to apply is Nov. 30. Training in 2016 is Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and starts Jan. 14.

UPCOMING

Brazos Valley Fair, 4 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 16, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Oct. 17, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 18. Brazos County Expo Complex. Brazos County Master Gardeners available to answer your gardening questions.

Oct. 24: Brazos County Master Gardeners' Association's Third Annual Garden Tour, "Beyond the Garden Gate", 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year's garden line-up will offer four diverse home gardens and the Master Gardeners' Demonstration Idea Garden (The DIG). Tickets may be purchased online at www.brazosmg.com through Oct. 22; at Brazos Natural Foods, at Rosemary, or at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office, located at 2619 Highway 21 W. They may also be purchased on-site at any of the five gardens on tour day. Tickets are $15 for adults. Tickets for "The DIG" only are $5 and there is no charge for children under 12 years of age with ticketed adult. Tickets purchased at the Extension Office or those purchased on-site at any garden on Oct. 24th must be paid by cash or check only. For further information or details: brazosmg.com or Brazos County Extension Office: 823-0129.

 

 

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