Successful Vegetable Gardening

Sungold Cherry Tomatoes

Sungold Cherry Tomatoes

Texas gardeners can produce tasty, nutritious vegetables year-round. To be a successful gardener you will need to follow a few basic rules and make practical decisions.

This section of ROCKMGA will provide you with the research based information you will need to grow a vegetable garden that suits your needs. Topics will include:

    • Garden Plan
    • Site – Raised Beds, In ground, Containers
    • Soil Preparation
    • Crop Selection
    • Fertilization
    • Planting – What and When
    • Watering
    • Weed Control & Mulching
    • Pest Control
    • Harvesting

All of the publications that are available will be provided in Portable Document Format (PDF). You will need to have the free Adobe Reader installed on your computer to download, view and print these resources. If you do not have Adobe Reader, here is a link for the free download and installation: Adobe Reader

To get you started, here is the popular Texas A&M AgriLife publication: Texas Home Vegetable Guide