Blog items for Safety

How Well Do You Know Your… Herbicides(s)?

By Bill Swantner, Bexar County Master Gardener

This is the first in a series of articles about weeds and weed control.  Herbicides are the most common treatment for weed control.  But before getting started, you might want to add these words to your vocabulary, as there are a wide vari...

Protect Yourself: Be Safe, Beware, Be Observant, Be Prepared

By Janice Tapp, Bexar County Master Gardener Intern

There are many risks gardeners are aware of in South Texas and some risks are not as evident. Gardening can be a fun, relaxing, safe, and productive hobby if one practices it safely. Consider some of the risks presented in this article and be observant and proa...