JEMISON FAIRYTALE SHOW

Jemison Fairy Tales

Chilton County Master Gardeners participated again this year in the third annual Jemison Fairytale Show held at the Jemison Municipal Complex. Their booth was entitled “The Princess and the Pea” More...

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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...

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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...

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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 was a success More...

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PLANTING CLANTON & JEMISON

April 21st and 22nd found the CCMGA members and interns filling the planters and baskets in downtown Clanton and Jemison with beautiful More...

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STRAWBERRY FREEZER JAM

Strawberries are ripe and readily available now from local farmers and fruit stands, and they are delicious! So why not try Sure-Jell’s More...

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WATER FESTIVAL @ JEFF STATE

Several of the members and interns helped with the Water Festival at Jeff State Campus on March 13th.  Fourth graders from Chilton More...

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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 More...

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SAVE THE DATE! by Pat Farmer

Chilton County Master Gardener Association has been given the honor of hosting the Alabama Master Gardener Association’s 2015 More...

SPRING BEAUTIES

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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...

ECOLOGICAL GARDENING

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EOCOLOGICAL GARDENING       A method developed by Australian Jonathan White “Which creates an ecosystem where nature works for and not against the gardener.”     More...

PERMACULTURE by Harriett Jackson

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Permaculture: holistic ecosystems that benefit all the life that encounters what you create. Permaculture is a term I have lately been hearing as applied to gardening. At first More...

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PATHOLOGY @ PETALS

The Master Gardener class for March 18th met at Petals  from the Past and had a very good session with Dr. Arlie Powell and Dr. Jim Jacobi on Plant Pathology.  More...

WATER FESTIVAL @ JEFF STATE CAMPUS

Several of the members and interns helped with the Water Festival at Jeff State Campus on March 13th.  Fourth graders from Chilton County Schools are taught about water cycles More...

PLANTING CLANTON & JEMISON

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April 21st and 22nd found the CCMGA members and interns filling the planters and baskets in downtown Clanton and Jemison More...

INSTALLING RAIN BARREL at ACES OFFICE

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Jerry Farmer and Sondra Henley installed two rain barrels at the Chilton County Extension Office. These rain barrels More...

IMG_0074.JPG MEET PAT & JERRY FARMER

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

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

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

INTERNS TOUR CREC ORCHARDS

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

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..

ALDRIDGE GARDEN TOUR by Harriett Jackson

Fourteen members of the association took a walking tour of  Aldridge Gardens in Hoover Monday, Nov. 3. The 30 acre property..

MAY

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

APRIL

  April is the time to take a drive and enjoy the azaleas that will be blooming throughout the month. With..

MARCH

Daffodils, forsythia and flowering quince are among the flowers making an appearance this month. March Garden Chores Fruits and Nuts–Continue strawberry..

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..
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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..
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STRAWBERRY FREEZER JAM

Strawberries are ripe and readily available now from local farmers and fruit stands, and they are delicious! So why not try..
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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..