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

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

Lichens on trees

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

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