AgriLife Extension’s Horticulture program in Dallas County promotes research based horticultural practices that help residents create beautiful, productive gardens and landscapes while conserving water and other natural resources. We support local food producers and the green industry with educational programs to help make their farms and businesses more profitable. The Horticulture program in Dallas County is composed of two major components, Consumer Home Horticulture and Commercial Horticultural production.
What is Earth-Kind® Landscaping?
EarthKind Environmental Stewardship Programs for the Urban Landscape
Earth-Kind Landscaping uses research-proven techniques to provide maximum garden and landscape enjoyment while preserving and protecting the environment. The objective of Earth-Kind Landscaping is to combine the best of organic and traditional gardening and landscaping principles to create a horticultural system based on real world effectiveness and environmental responsibility. Earth-Kind Landscaping Encourages:
Individuals using Earth-Kind landscaping principles and practices can create beautiful, easy-care landscapes, while conserving and protecting natural resources and the environment.
Is your landscape contributing to a healthy and sustainable environment? There’s one way to find out ! Take the Earth-Kind® Challenge