Cary Sims

Agent for the Angelina County Office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Cary Sims is the County Extension Agent for agriculture and natural resources for Angelina County. His email address is

Recent Articles by Cary

Fall Gardening

Lawn care for the fall

East Texas Ag News: Read the label

East Texas Ag News: Bamboo plants take over landscapes

Pond Slimes, foams, and “sheens”

East Texas Ag News: San Augustine lawns require work to get rid of tough weeds

East Texas Ag News: Soil solarization can manage soil pests and weed seed

East Texas Ag News: Identifying and dealing with lawn insects

East Texas Ag News: Water absorbs in lawns with soak and cycle method

Irrigating your landscape

East Texas Ag News: Eliminate breeding sights to decrease summer mosquitoes populations

East Texas Ag News: Questions answered about tomato disease identification

Taking Care of Weeds in Farm Ponds

New Report Helps Agricultural Producers Navigate Federal Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

East Texas Ag News: Millipede numbers appear up this year

East Texas Ag News: Not “Murder Hornets” but Cicada Killers

East Texas Ag News: Termite Swarms

Ag News: Garden options for the first-time gardener

East Texas Ag News: Getting your lawn ready for summer

East Texas Ag News: Supporting the (Canceled) county fair livestock exhibitors, local business

East Texas Ag News: Caley Choate shows a market steer at Angelina County Fair

Jordan Rhodes shows a lamb at Angelina County Fair

East Texas Ag News: Lauren Boulware to show her first meat goat at the Angelina County Fair

Morgan Chaviers raising broilers and competing at the Angelina County Fair

Great time to prune trees and shrubs

What’s in your soil?

Make sure your Poinsettia is getting the right care

Cabbage: A good option for our gardens

Composting – How to do it yourself

First frost about 2 weeks early