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April 2015

Mill Creek Watershed Meeting-April

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Bleiblerville VFD,
FM 2502, Bleiblerville, TX 78931 United States
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The Mill Creek Watershed Partnership supports the development of a Watershed Protection Plan (WPP) for Mill Creek and promotes a sustainable, proactive approach to improving water quality at the local level. This partnership will serve as the forum for public input, which will drive the development and implementation of the Mill Creek WPP. Anyone with an interest in Mill Creek can become a member of the Mill Creek Watershed Partnership by participating in meetings, signing up for email updates and…

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$15.00

Turf & Landscape Tree Seminar

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hill Center,
1000 Main St., Sealy, TX 77474 United States
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Spring is right around the corner, and our area will soon be bursting with blooming plants, green grass and warmer temperatures. As spring and subsequently summer approaches, homeowners begin to think about taking care of their lawns, gardens and shade trees, and as a county agent, the calls will begin coming in from clientele regarding fertility needs of landscape plants, water requirements, insect control and disease management. In an attempt to assist landscape enthusiasts with their questions regarding management of…

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May 2015

Ag Safety Day Participation Deadline

May 1
AgriLife Extension Office,
20 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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Ag Safety Day will be held on Thursday, May 14th and will be conducted by Austin County AgriLife Extension Service. I am looking for 10-20 4-H volunteers 7th- 12th grade to help facilitate this event. This is a great opportunity to put in the 4-H recordbook. Please contact the Austin County AgriLife Extension office at 979-865-2072 or email me at travis.gonzales@ag.tamu.edu by May 1st if you would like to participate.

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Horse Validation Deadline

May 1

 Anyone interested in showing a horse this year at the District or State Horse Show must validate their animal before May 1, 2015.  Please visit http://animalscience.tamu.edu/livestock-species/equine/state-4h-show/ for instructions on how to register your horses.

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2nd Mandatory Weigh-In for Horse Projects

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rice Ranch,
5812 Crosstree Lane, Sealy, TX 77474 United States
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Horses must be halter broken, fit and easy to handle. Unfit or unmanageable horses will not be allowed to show at the Showmanship Show, nor at the October Show.

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4-H Council and Parent/Leader Association Meeting

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bellville Volunteer Fire Department,
511 West Main Street, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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The next 4-H Council and Parent/Leader Association Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 7 at 7pm.  The meeting will be held at the Bellville Volunteer Fire Department.

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$1.90

Austin County Fair Broiler Order Deadline

May 8
AgriLife Extension Office,
20 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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On our FORMS page you will find an order form for Austin County broilers. Orders are due in the Austin County AgriLife Extension office no later than Friday May 8th by 5:00 pm. There is no exception to the rule. Birds will be $1.90 with a minimum order of 50 birds and a maximum of 100 birds. No Cash.

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Beef Cattle Management Seminar-May

May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Four County Auction Barn,
Hwy 159 @ FM 2754, Industry, TX 78944 United States
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The focus of this seminar will be on bull selection, nutritional needs, breeds and health. Anyone wanting to participate is asked to contact the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office by calling (979) 865-2072 or by going to our Event Registration tab.

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Lost Arts Program

May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
AgriLife Extension Office,
20 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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There will be demonstrations of lost arts (embroidery, quilting and chicken foot embroidery.) and some hands-on training.  Please bring the following items:  needle, small thimble, 3” or 5” embroidery hoop, and scissors.

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$20.00

Pasture Management and Forage Production

May 15 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Bill Hobson Farm,
10305 Jalowy Road, Cat Spring, TX 78933 United States
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Part of our Multi-County New Landowner Education Series, May’s program will focus on pasture management and forage production. This program is set for Friday, May 15th, at the Hobson’s Choice Ranch, near Cat Spring (10305 Jalowy Road, near Cat Spring). The field day will include an overview of the value added hay production, information on irrigation to maximize production, and the how to’s of adding value to your hay crop. The field day will begin at 1:30 p.m. with registration at the…

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$250.00

Grass Fed Beef Conference

May 28 - May 29
Texas A&M University Rosenthal Meat Science Building,
2471 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 United States
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With consumer interest heightening about where food comes from, grassfed beef producers will have the opportunity to learn more about marketing opportunities as well as production trends during a May 28-29 conference in College Station. Dr. Rick Machen, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist in Uvalde, said producers can learn about all aspects of grassfed beef production techniques at the conference, which will be held at the Rosenthal Meat Science Building on the Texas A&M University campus. “One of…

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June 2015

ACF Rabbit Project Validation Form Deadline

June 1
AgriLife Extension Office,
20 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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The validation form must be completed and turned in at the Fair Office or Mailed to Chairman.  Forms can be picked up at the Fair Office.

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Product Shelf Life…Keeping Your Food Safe

June 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
AgriLife Extension Office,
20 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 United States
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The program will explore the facts behind the length of time that a commodity may be stored without becoming unfit for use or consumption. Join us at the Extension Office to find out how you can keep your family safe.

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3rd Mandatory Weigh-In for Horse Projects

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rice Ranch,
5812 Crosstree Lane, Sealy, TX 77474 United States
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THERE WILL ALSO BE A SHOWMANSHIP PRACTICE FOR ALL EXHIBITORS AND YEARLINGS AT THIS MEETING. MORE DETAILS WILL BE GIVEN AT A LATER DATE.

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July 2015

Austin County Fair Swine Tag-In

July 11 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Saturday until July 18, 2015
Austin County Fairgounds,
1076 E. Hill Street, Bellville,
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Only Barrows will be permitted to show in the market class. Weights are 220-280 +/- 3 lbs. Exhibitors will be charged $5.00 per animal tagged. All Market Swine must be properly identified with an ear tag by Saturday, July 18, 2015. Family tagging will be allowed in 2015. This will be interpreted as immediate family living in the same household. Market Swine exhibitors may exhibit two (2) entries in this division and will be allowed no back up animal or be eligible to show in any other…

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Austin County Fair Lambs/Goats Tag In

July 11 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Austin County Fairgounds,
1076 E. Hill Street, Bellville,
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Only wethers may be shown. Market Lamb exhibitors may exhibit two (2) entries in this division and will be allowed no back up animal and will be ineligible to show in any other division. All Market Lambs must be properly identified with tattoos and ear tags by Thursday, July 16, 2015. Family tagging will be allowed. This will be interpreted as immediate family living in the same household. All Market Lambs must be in their designated locations by Thursday, July 16, 2015 (refer to validation form).

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Austin County Fair Lambs/Goats Tag In

July 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Austin County Fairgounds,
1076 E. Hill Street, Bellville,
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Only wethers may be shown. Market Lamb exhibitors may exhibit two (2) entries in this division and will be allowed no back up animal and will be ineligible to show in any other division. All Market Lambs must be properly identified with tattoos and ear tags by Thursday, July 16, 2015. Family tagging will be allowed. This will be interpreted as immediate family living in the same household. All Market Lambs must be in their designated locations by Thursday, July 16, 2015 (refer to validation form).

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$150.00

Aggieland Lamb Camp

July 17 @ 11:00 am - July 19 @ 3:00 pm

Join us in Aggieland for a FUN and EXCITING 3 day program dedicated to educating students on the fundamentals of feeding, nutrition, health, facilities, and selection with plenty of showmanship and Quality Counts information! Registration: Register online starting March 18 via our website: animalscience.tamu.edu/about/facilities/sheep-center/youth-camps/ Cost: Children $150 & Adults $60 After May 1, 2015, a late fee will be added. Registration will be open to the 1st 150 paid campers! For More Information: Visit: http://animalscience.tamu.edu/sheepandgoats Or Contact: Kayley Wall or…

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Austin County Fair Swine Tag-In

July 18 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Saturday until July 18, 2015
Austin County Fairgounds,
1076 E. Hill Street, Bellville,
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Only Barrows will be permitted to show in the market class. Weights are 220-280 +/- 3 lbs. Exhibitors will be charged $5.00 per animal tagged. All Market Swine must be properly identified with an ear tag by Saturday, July 18, 2015. Family tagging will be allowed in 2015. This will be interpreted as immediate family living in the same household. Market Swine exhibitors may exhibit two (2) entries in this division and will be allowed no back up animal or be eligible to show in any other…

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Aggieland Goat Camp

July 24 @ 11:00 am - July 26 @ 3:00 pm

Join us in Aggieland for a FUN and EXCITING 3 day program dedicated to educating students on the fundamentals of feeding, nutrition, health, facilities, and selection with plenty of showmanship and Quality Counts information! Registration: Register online starting March 18 via our website: animalscience.tamu.edu/about/facilities/sheep-center/youth-camps/ Cost: Children $150 & Adults $60 After May 1, 2015, a late fee will be added. Registration will be open to the 1st 150 paid campers! For More Information: Visit: http://animalscience.tamu.edu/sheepandgoats Or Contact: Kayley Wall or…

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