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2019 Backyard Basics EXPO

  5/22 - 7/31
Program $20.00

Join us for the 2019 Backyard Basics EXPO "The Art of Self-Reliance" covering a variety of topics!  
These sessions are geared towards adults.  Concurrent sessions so you can choose what you want to learn about!  

Topics include:
Attracting Butterflies & Hummingbirds, House Plants, Backyard Chickens, The Benefit of Bees, Selecting and Growing Fall Tomatoes, Oak Wilt & Other Tree Issues, How to Deal with City Critters, Rainwater Harvesting, Making Every Drop of Water Count in your Lawn/Landscape, Benefits of Compost & Mulch, Planting Basics 101, Landscape Watering 101, Homemade Gifts from the Heart of Texas:  Raspberry Chipotle Jam, and Controlling Diabetes through Healthier Food Choices.

Renowned speakers such as

  • Horticulturist David Rodriguez
  • Entomologist Molly Keck
  • Senior Area Horticulturist Dr. Calvin Finch
  • Kim Rocha from San Antonio Food Policy Council, and many more!

Be sure to bring your money to purchase raffle tickets and product from vendors. FREE goodies to take home.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to agriliferegister@tamu.edu. No refunds.