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

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

Lawn care in the fall

Mulching with pine straw

Ways to deter deer from consuming garden plants

Are there seasons for gardening?

Keeping deer away from your landscape

Gambling with cattle herd health

Rapidly declining post oaks

Lessons from a county agents meeting

Evaluating your landscape

Rain, humidity plague tomato gardeners

Mayhaw disease woes

The rich history of Spanish moss

Beautiful wildflower or weed?

Fungus problems on fruit and other plants

Centipedes and Millipedes

Planting Cantaloupe takes patience, perfect timing

Grow winter squash in summer to stores for colder months

Focus on farm pond management in Spring

Owen Quarles to participate in ‘Reach for the Stars’ at Angelina County Fair

Jentrie Eldridge carries on family’s hog tradition at Angelina County Fair

Amy Jeffries building table for Angelina County Fair

Wet soil means gardening might be delayed

East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference set March 1

Chilling hours and cold weather

Planning for a successful 2019 hay harvest