Cary Sims

Soil, Not Dirt

As sure as the foundation is crucial for a solid home, the foundation for a successful garden is good soil. Dirt is the stuff under...

Gearing Up for Spring

If you are reading this, it is obvious that piqued an interest in your garden or landscape. Be it your lawn, flower beds, or...

Reflecting on the Nativity Scene

I bet we have six nativity scenes set up in our house this Christmas season and I know of other families who have more....

Gardeners Have Great Opportunity, and a Few Challenges, with Cole Crops

Those who had planted a fall garden are heavy into reaping its rewards. Planted earlier this fall, all kinds of ‘Cole’ crops are vigorously...

Late for My First Frost

I have not seen a frost yet this year. And even though I was out of town during a cold spell just before Thanksgiving,...

Lady Beetles Beginning to Overwinter Inside

I saw one earlier this week. Then a few more as of this writing. The Asian lady beetles are making their annual move into...

Time to Cut Back

As winter approaches, the days get shorter.  As the days get shorter, we are cut back on the number of daylight hours we have...

Regulations and Certifications for Agricultural Production

As daunting as many perceive entry into an agricultural business to be, there are generally several entry-friendly options for small agricultural producers. Go to...

Pumpkins – the decoration that remains a vegetable and doesn’t have to be a methane contributor

There has been a recent wave of news articles complaining that pumpkins will cause methane in the landfill. The claim is that all the...

Fall chores in the landscape

While we have been teased by some cool mornings and have the promise of more cool mornings in days to come, are you taking...

About Me

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Cary Sims is the County Extension Agent for agriculture and natural resources for Angelina County. His email address is cw-sims@tamu.edu Educational programs of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin.
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