REDESIGNING THE DEMO GARDEN

DEMO GARDEN REDESIGN 5

Progress is being made! Walls are going up! CCMGA members helped transport donated stones to the Demo Garden at CREC on Monday July 8th. This material will be incorporated into the new garden design More...

by Audrey Giles | Published 3 weeks ago
Robert Watley first certified 2

1ST CERTIFIED MEMBER OF 2015 MG CLASS

 Our first provisional member of the 2015 Master Gardener Class to be certified was Robert Lee Whatley. Regional Extension Agent Nelson More...

photo 2 (1)

JULY

You can’t beat vegetables fresh from the garden. Don’t forget to plant pumpkins the first week of July for fall harvest. July More...

flyer

SAVE THE DATE! by Pat Farmer

AMGA Fall Seminar planning is well under way! Speakers and caterer has been chosen, flyers sent to Garden Pathways to be published, More...

buckle 3 (2)

BLUEBERRY BUCKLE

Give this blueberry recipe with an unusual name a try when you need to provide a breakfast treat or not too sweet dessert for a crowd. Blueberry More...

IMG_1557.JPG

CHILTON-CLANTON LIBRARY LANDSCAPE

 Members recently reworked the landscaping in the patio area of the Chilton-Clanton Public Library. Old roses were remoMembersved, More...

005 slide_view (4)

DEMO GARDEN REDESIGN UNDERWAY

The Chilton County MG Demonstration Garden is currently undergoing a complete redesign. The line has been run from the white shed to More...

IMG_0747-0.JPG

SPRING BEAUTIES

Spring is my favorite time of year because of all the native wild flowers that are blooming. I love to walk in the woods and see More...

IMG_1032

INTERNS TOUR CREC ORCHARDS

Earlier this month CCMGA interns took a tour of the Chilton Research and Extension Center to learn about the peaches, plums, muscadines, More...

A “FRACIATED” LILY by ANN STOCKING

IMG_1927

When I lived in Arizona and took the Master Gardener class, the county agent had a word for what might have happened to the Oriental lily in this photo.  He called this “fraciated”, More...

DEMO GARDEN REDESIGN UNDERWAY

005 slide_view (4)

The Chilton County MG Demonstration Garden is currently undergoing a complete redesign. The line has been run from the white shed to the electrical panel location in the garden More...

SPRING BEAUTIES

IMG_0747-0.JPG

Spring is my favorite time of year because of all the native wild flowers that are blooming. I love to walk in the woods and see how many I can identify. There are many online More...

IMG_2234

GETTING READY FOR EXPO

 CCMGA members peeling peaches and making peach ice cream for Farm, Home, and Wildlife Expo August 8 from 12-5 p.m. at the Chilton Research and Extension Center located at 120 More...

MAY PLANT SWAP

The Chilton County Master Gardeners met this month at the Lake Mitchell Pavilion for their annual Plant Swap. Rick Miller presented the program on tool sharpening. He not More...

CHILTON-CLANTON LIBRARY LANDSCAPE

IMG_1557.JPG

 Members recently reworked the landscaping in the patio area of the Chilton-Clanton Public Library. Old roses were remoMembersved, More...

SPRUCING UP THE “LITTLE HOUSE”

004 slide_view (3)

Members and Interns of CCMGA worked at the Little House at the Chilton Research and Extension Center, pruning shrubs More...

IMG_0074.JPG MEET PAT & JERRY FARMER

Pat Farmer is the newly elected President of Chilton County Master Gardener Association for 2015. CCMGA...

Sondra H. resized SERVICE AND DEDICATION

Sondra Henley became certified as a Master Gardener in 2006. She served the Chilton County Master...

Sarah Saunders 2 (640x552) CONGRATULATIONS, SARAH SAUNDERS!

Third Place Winner in the 2014 Peach Cook Off,  Sarah Saunders won this honor with her...

ALDRIDGE SPRING GARDEN TOUR

2015-05-20 ALDRIDGE GARDEN TOUR 010

Our group really enjoyed a trip to Aldridge Gardens in Hoover this month. We had said last year when we visited More...

INTERNS TOUR CREC ORCHARDS

Earlier this month CCMGA interns took a tour of the Chilton Research and Extension Center to learn about the peaches, plums,..

WRIGHT’S NURSERY TOUR

Several of the Master Gardeners braved the cold and rain  to tour Wright’s Nursery and Greenhouse in Plantersville, AL., on March..

JULY

photo 2 (1)

You can’t beat vegetables fresh from the garden. Don’t forget to plant pumpkins the first week of More...

JUNE

June is the month to enjoy daylilies, hydrangeas and other perennials and annuals in our flower gardens. June Gardening Chores Fruits..

MAY

This month many flowers and perennials are looking their best. Enjoy the flowers and get those annuals and vegetables planted. Featured..

2014 AWARDS PRESENTED

Friend Certificate Friends of Master Gardeners awards are presented to persons or groups that have donated monies, services or materials to CCMGA during..

SERVICE PROJECT OF THE YEAR

NEWPHOTO81-1024x750 CHILTON COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE LANDSCAPE  It has often been remarked that where the Master Gardener Classes are held each year does..
IMG_1037

MAPLESVILLE HERITAGE DAY PLANT SALE

CCMGA members and interns held a Plant Sale at the Maplesville Heritage Festival on April 11th. They reported that the sale..
buckle 3 (2)

BLUEBERRY BUCKLE

Give this blueberry recipe with an unusual name a try when you need to provide a breakfast treat or not too..
2014-12-09 CCMGA CHRISTMAS 2014 116

CCMGA AWARDED OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD

Chilton County Master Gardeners were awarded a plaque at their Christmas Luncheon Tuesday, Dec. 9th by the City of Jemison for..