Monday, April 24, 2017
Roses are favorite landscape plants.

Xeriscape Roses

Roses are a favorite landscape plant. Most modern roses are hybrid tea roses offering a huge selection of varieties in every imaginable color. Hybrid...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea

Bovine Viral Diarrhea: Be BVD Aware

Bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) is a viral disease of cattle and other ruminants that, if it infects your herd, can have dire consequences for your...
Round Top landowners can protect against trespass using purple paint.

Protecting Against Trespass

Thanks to the unusually high rainfall that much of Texas received earlier this year, it’s a good bet your stock tank is full of...
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Negotiating a Solar Lease on Your Land

Q: I’ve been contacted by a company wanting to enact a solar lease on my land. What issues do I need to be aware of? A: As...
Turk's cap native plant adapted to Round Top TX

Round Top’s Native Texas Plants

by Calvin R. Finch, PhD Horticulturist and Director Texas A&M Water Conservation and Technology Center The Round Top area has a large palette of native Texas plants...
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Round Top Real Estate’s Jaster Road Property

Round Top Real Estate's Lisa Mayer Offers Jaster Road Property Round Top Real Estate and Lisa Mayer are representing three homesite properties on Jaster Road....
butterflies need habitat

Make Your Yard Friendly to Butterflies

Butterflies are desirable additions to our landscapes. They are colorful and interesting. In South and Central Texas, we have a large number of butterfly...
Be Fire Wise tips from the Texas Forest Service

Be Fire Wise

Nick Harrison, coordinator of Texas A&M Forest Service’s Firewise program, wants everyone to be fire wise. “Firewise is a national program sponsored by the National...
Gardening for winter color in Round Top

Gardening for Winter Color

Gardening for Winter Color There are a number of easy to grow, showy flowers to consider when you are gardening for winter color in South...
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Easy-to-Grow Fruits

Apples and peaches are the king and queen of fruits, but they are also among the most difficult to grow in Central Texas. It’s...