GROW YOUR OWN | Creating an Edible Garden in the Home Landscape

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners, present Grow Your Own, a six-class program on creating a productive edible garden in the home landscape.  Participants will learn how to start a garden, the keys to success, what to plant and when, and how to reap the benefits of year-round food production in Fort Bend County.

All classes will combine indoor and outdoor lessons, and be held from 9:00 am – 11:00 am, as follows:

Date Class Topic
Saturday, February 16, 2019 Edible Garden Planning
Saturday, March 16, 2019 Soils & Composting
Saturday, April 13, 2019 Spring Vegetables Maintenance & Summer Vegetables
Saturday, June 15, 2019 Fruit Trees, including Semi-Tropicals
Saturday, September 21, 2019 Fall Vegetables
Saturday, October 19, 2019 Fall & Winter Garden Color


Class Location: Bud O’Shieles Community Center
1330 Band Road, Rosenberg, Texas 77471


Register in advance, for the entire series or the classes of your choice.
Please register prior to each class – $15 per class or $60 for the entire series (33% cost savings plus a certificate of completion for full program attendance). We will accept walk-ins, but strongly prefer a preregistration with payment.

For more details about the Grow Your Own program, registration information, and class fees, please click here.