Tag Archives: water

Rain Barrel Harvesting Workshop – April 19, 2018

The Erath Texas AgriLife Extension Office and Erath County Master Gardener Interns will be hosting a Rain Barrel Water Harvesting Workshop Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM The workshop will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center- Corner of Highway 281 & Highway 8 in Stephenville. Our guest speaker will be Dottie Woodson, Texas AgriLife Water Specialist. The program will help participants learn about the benefits of rainwater harvesting. Building your own rainwater harvesting system to collect and utilize water…. Read More →

Water Well Owners Educational Event – April 24, 2018

Water Well Owners Educational Event April 24, 2018 Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center 1229 N US Hwy 281 (corner of Hwy 281 & Lingleville Hwy) Stephenville, TX Pre-register for the workshop at http://twon.tamu.edu/training/  or call 979-845-1461 The training, which is free and open to the public, will be from 1-5 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1229 N. US Highway 281. It is being offered to area private water well owners through collaboration with the Middle Trinity Groundwater Conservation District. “The Texas… Read More →

Rainwater Harvesting Program – May 1, 2015

RAINWATER HARVESTING PROGRAM for your home and landscape Friday, May 1st 10 a.m. – 2  p.m. LUNCH PROVIDED BY SPONSORS Location: Texas A&M Research & Extension Center Corner of Highway 281 and Lingleville Road RSVP by April 27th to 254-965-1460 or erath-tx@tamu.edu Come to this FREE program and learn how to harvest rainwater for household, landscape, wildlife and agricultural uses. $ave money by reducing water bills Water conservation in landscape Watershed management Use of rainwater for landscape, wildlife, and in-home use Rain gardens & landscape design Basics of rainwater… Read More →

TWS Water Quality Training in Dublin on March 25, 2015

Water quality training March 25 in Dublin will focus on Leon River February 24, 2015 Contacts: Lonnie Jenschke, 254-965-1460, l-jenschke@tamu.edu Mike Marshall, 512-461-6217, mmarshall@ag.tamu.edu Michael Kuitu, 979-862-4457, michael.kuitu@ag.tamu.edu DUBLIN – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality and availability issues related to the Leon River will be held from 1-5 p.m. March 25 at the Rotary Building, 126 E. Blackjack St. in Dublin. The workshop is presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board in cooperation with the Texas… Read More →

Erath County Groundwater Symposium – April 18, 2013

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Erath County and the Middle Trinity Groundwater Conservation District have teamed up to offer the 2013 Erath County Groundwater Symposium on  April 18, 2013 at Middle Trinity Groundwater Conservation District 930 N Wolfe Nursery Rd   Stephenville, TX 76401 The groundwater symposium will begin with: Registration at 1:15 p.m. and the program will begin promptly at 1:30 p.m. Topics covered will include:    • Current Trends in Aquifer Levels    • Water Quality Analysis    • Water Testing Options    • Current Laws and Regulations relating to… Read More →