Tag Archives: Multi-County NLO

Forage and Livestock Production – Fayette Co. (2 CEUs)

May 2019 NLO Flyer and Map   The fourth meeting for the 2019 series will take place on Friday, May 17, 2019 at the Fritsch Property, located at 6633 Wied Road in La Grange.  This session will focus on answering questions and helping landowners navigate forage management and livestock production options for smaller acreage.  Topics will include soil testing, forage testing, forage systems and how best to manage the forage you want to have, livestock system options (not just cattle), and ag valuation options as they relate to… Read More →

Weed and Brush Control (3 CEUs)

April 2019 NLO Flyer & Map   Multi-County New Landowner Educational Series – Weed and Bruch Control – April 26, 2019  (CEUs) The Multi-County New Landowner Education program is a series of 8 informational meetings, seminars, and field days designed to make new landowners in Austin, Colorado, Fayette, & Washington Counties aware of what types of agricultural enterprises are best for their property.  Participants in the program will hear from experts in a variety of fields in agriculture about best management practices that can be implemented on their… Read More →

Pond Management (3 CEUs)

The March meeting for the 2019 series will take place on Friday, March 15, 2019 at the Colorado County Fairgrounds HE Building in Columbus located at 1146 Crossroads Blvd. This session will provide the opportunity for participants to learn about factors to consider when constructing a pond, aquatic weed control, stocking rates and pond ecology. This is a great opportunity to network with other new landowners and learn about resources that can be of great assistance to you in establishing and/or managing a pond for your property. Also,… Read More →

Purchasing Equipment for Your Farm or Ranch (1 CEU)

Purchasing Equipment for Your Farm or Ranch – November 6, 2018 Multi-County New Landowner Educational Series – 3rd Friday of February-May & August – November The Multi-County New Landowner Education program is a series of 8 informational meetings, seminars, and field days designed to make new landowners in Austin, Colorado, Fayette, & Washington Counties aware of what types of agricultural enterprises are best for their property.  Participants in the program will hear from experts in a variety of fields in agriculture about best management practices that can be… Read More →

Wildlife Management & Native Grasses

Horticulture – Fruit Trees, Grapes, Olives, Pecans (2 CEUS)

Bees and Trees for Homeowners – Colorado Co. (2 CEUs)

The Multi-County New Landowner Education program is a series of 8 informational meetings, seminars, and field days designed to make new landowners in Austin, Colorado, Fayette, & Washington Counties aware of what types of agricultural enterprises are best for their property.  Participants in the program will hear from experts in a variety of fields in agriculture about best management practices that can be implemented on their own property.  This innovative program assists new landowners in understanding the concepts of rural living.  Participants in the program are given exposure… Read More →

Preserving Family Heritage: Estate and Legal Planning Seminar

Preserving Family Heritage – Estate and Legal Planning Seminar – Cat Spring Ag Hall – July 16, 2018  Transitional planning is a daunting task to navigate as families begin to plan for the next generation with a focus on preservation of family assets.  The second session in a three part agricultural law series offered by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension in Washington, Fayette, and Austin Counties will focus on this very topic.  Make plans to join us on July 16, 2018 at Cat Spring Ag Hall for the Preserving… Read More →

Forage and Livestock Production (2 CEUs)

Soil, Forage, and Livestock for Small Acreage Field Day – Pleasant View Farms – May 18, 2018 Multi-County New Landowner Educational Series – 3rd Friday of February-May & August – November (Flyer and Brochure Attached) (CEUs) The Multi-County New Landowner Education program is a series of 8 informational meetings, seminars, and field days designed to make new landowners in Austin, Colorado, Fayette, & Washington Counties aware of what types of agricultural enterprises are best for their property.  Participants in the program will hear from experts in a variety… Read More →

Weed and Brush Control – Colorado County (3 CEUs)

April Program – Weed and Brush Control – Colorado County Fairgrounds HE Building  The third meeting for the 2018 series will take place on Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Colorado County Fairgrounds HE Building (Exhibit Hall) located at 1146 Crossroads Blvd in Columbus.  The goal of this session is to help landowners identify common weeds and brush species in our area. In addition to identifying problem species we will cover the ins and outs of why we have the weeds we do, how to determine the most… Read More →