Learn more in an upcoming series hosted by Texas Agrilife Extension Tarrant County
Here’s something we found on Calloway’s Sarah Martinez gardening blog (content has been edited for presentation on this article). Sarah is a frequent contributor to our site:
If you want to get the dirt on soil fertility and mineral nutrition, there are some soil seminars sponsored by Texas Agrilife Extension, Tarrant County you should consider attending: “Soil Fertility and Mineral Nutrition” will give you serious and useful information and provide hands-on demonstrations on soil fertility and dirt enrichment techniques.
Learn the ins and outs of gardening as it relates to dirt (soil fertility) in a soil seminars presentation format on each Tuesday in September beginning September 4. Texas Agrilife Extension, Tarrant County, focus of the soil seminars is on minerals and nutrients for successful gardening in North Texas.
Watch the video Soil Testing: An Invaluable Step In Gardening and see the slideshow Garden Soils for more information.
An added feature at each seminar…. Door prizes…a Bonus!
Here are the specific topics, dates, times for the Texas Agrilife Extension, Tarrant County gardening and soil fertility soil seminars:
- Nitrogen. Tues. Sept. 4, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Phosphorus and Potassium. Tues. Sept. 11, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Calcium, Magnesium and Sulfur. Tues. Sept. 18, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Micronutrients. Tues. Sept. 25, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
All seminars will take place at 200 Taylor St., Fifth Floor Conference Center, Fort Worth. Cost is $10 per class or $25 for the entire series. Participate and get the latest dirt…..(…sorry for the bad pun!)
You can register online here. (Use keywords: soil fertility.) Or email Laura Miller for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Play the video Soil Testing: An Invaluable Step In Gardening and view the slideshow Garden Soils for more information.
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