South Brazos County Farmers Market, noon to 6 p.m. Parking lot of Scott & White Hospital, 700 Scott & White Blvd., Texas 6, College Station. Locally grown seasonal produce, honey, eggs, fresh ground whole corn meal and grits, pickles, Grass-fed beef and pork, and more. Details: 281-684-1372.
Brazos Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon. Downtown Bryan at Main and 21st streets. Enjoy Texas products grown and made by Texans. Plants; organic meats and free-range eggs; baked goods; local honey, homemade jams, jellies and canned veggies; seasonal vegetables, crafts and more. A food truck or two is usually available for morning/lunch time snacks. Details: www.brazosvalleyfarmersmarket.com.
Peckerwood Garden Open Days, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Peckerwood Garden, 20559 F.M. 359, Hempstead. Open day tours begin approximately every half hour and are led by a docent who will relate the history of the garden and point out seasonal highlights and landscape features. Tours last approximately 75 minutes. The nursery will be open. Cost $10 per person. To register, call 979-826-3232 or email@example.com.
Brazos County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan. Program: “Preserving the Harvest.” Details of program: learn to preserve food safely at home like freezing, canning, drying and other methods. Presented by Flora Williams, county extension agent — family and community health. Free and open to the public. brazosmg.com or 823-0129.
“Garden Success” radio show with Skip Richter, County Extension Agent-Horticulture, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, noon to 1 p.m. Listen to Richter’s advice on gardening in the Brazos Valley on KAMU-FM 90.9. Call in garden questions at 979-845-5689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To have your gardening event listed in The Eagle, contact Ginny Smith at email@example.com or 846-0997.