Tag Archives: invasive species

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Bastrop/Fayette Ag Conference

VMS opportunity: AT: AgriLife Land Management and Wildlife Conservation Workshops and Programs Note that only the following presentations have been approved for AT: Feral Hogs, Introduced Bluestem Management, and Do-It-Yourself Brush Control. Please note the sessions attended in your VMS description. This conference will be held at the Fayette County Fairgrounds, 400 W Fairgrounds Rd in La Grange.  A pre-registration of $35/person if paid by November 19 to the Fayette County Extension Office at 255 Svoboda Ln Ste 134 in La Grange or Bastrop County Extension Office at… Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Note the change in date from Friday to Thursday for this date only. We will plan to finish the mulch in the pollinator garden, do any necessary trimming and transplant the 2 long leaf dogwood trees to the Nature Trail area. Please RSVP if possible so we can know who to expect. “Many hands make light work, and infinitely more fun!” Thanking you in advance. Jan Hughes

Winedale Garden and Trail workday – cancelled

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Cuero Texas Agrilife Advanced Training

VMS opportunity: AT: Agrilife Land Management and Wildlife Conservation Workshops and Programs Note that only the following presentations have been approved for AT: Planning a Prescribed Burn, Managing Invasive Bluestems and Sedges in Range and Pastures. and Weed and Brush Control Products Update. When recording time in VMS, include the topics attended in the description. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of DeWitt County, DeWitt County Beef and Forage Committee and Cuero Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture are sponsoring a 5 Hour CEU Event to be held on Thursday,… Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →

Winedale Garden and Trail workday

VMS opportunity: Winedale Landscape Project Once again, I want to remind everyone that the monthly Winedale work days are:  Second Saturdays, and Fourth Fridays. Please remember to bring gloves, hats, bug spray, suntan lotion for protection. TOOLS: spades, sharpshooters, hand trowels; hand pruners, loppers, tree saws, a chainsaw or two if possible….with fuel and bar chain oil, a sharp chain, and chain tool; rock rakes and leaf rakes. I’ll bring the leaf bags, and cool drinking water…maybe even a big watermelon as it seems to be getting a lot warmer…. Read More →