Horticulture & Landscape Information

Jennifer Herrera, M.S.

County Extension Agent-Horticulture

        Provides leadership for an effective educational program (Horticulture) that supports adults and youth development with outcome based programs based on priority issues in Cameron County. Provides leadership to Master Gardener Program in the county. Supports and provides leadership in Master Gardener Association, urban horticulture, special horticulture stakeholder groups and horticulture program area committee. Supports school based curriculum enrichment, such as Junior Master Gardener, Junior Master Naturalist, Water Conservation, Earth-KIND program, Environmental Stewardship programs, works with community-based organizations to effectively link Extension to the citizens in the county.

Upcoming Events


Coming up in October we will have the Annual Gardeners Market!
Join us for children’s activities, a plant clinic, composting demonstrations, soil testing demonstrations,
great selections on Trees, Shrubs, Butterfly Plants, Herbs, and much more!









Interested in becoming a vendor? Please view application below and submit by September 20, 2018



Upcoming Gardening Classes!
Date: Set of 6 sessions!

  • September 25th
  • October 9th
  • October 23rd
  • November 6th
  • November 20th
  • December 4th

Location: 701 N. Bowie St. San Benito, TX 78586

Time: 5:30 pm


Helpful Links:

Vegetable Links:

Earth Kind Links:


 Citrus Links:

Learn, Grow, Eat, & Go!

Dr. Garza Elementary School garden

Hypertufa Workshop


 For more updates go to http://txmg.org/cameron/or visit our Facebook Pag

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