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:

Peckerwood Garden Open Days, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Peckerwood Garden, 20559 F.M. 359, Hempstead.  Join us for late spring at Peckerwood Garden. Open day tours head into the garden approximately every half hour, as they fill. Each tour is unique as the changes in the garden each week change what is highlighted and each docent has their own focus and knowledge base. Garden entry is by guided tour only. Parking and plant sale entry free. Details:


Gardening with the Masters — “Plants that Can Survive: Texas Superstars for your Garden,” noon to 1 p.m. Demonstration Idea Garden, Brazos County Extension Office, 2619 Texas 21 W., Bryan. Learn about well-tested plants that do well in our area. Free and open to the public.


“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

To have your gardening event listed in The Eagle, contact Ginny Smith at or 846-0997. The deadline for submitting information is the Friday one week before publication.

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