Topsoil talk

Published 8:08 pm Friday, June 2, 2017

Ashley Krebs, center, an Orange County Extension Agent, gave a recent informative presentation on soil, topsoil, mulch, compost, grasses, Master Gardeners, mowing, and weeds at a recent Golden K Kiwanis meeting.  Golden K members Reid Caruthers, left, and Ted Williams, right, asked many agricultural questions. Krebs is a BS graduate of Tarrelton State, earning her MS at Sul Ross, both in agriculture-related fields.  She has been with Orange County two years but previously taught Ag at Kountz High and in the Nacagdoches area. She begins teaching a Master Gardeners’ class on June 1 in Orange. See Community Calendar for more courses the Orange County AgriLife offers.