EXPO 2014

FRUIT TASTING TENT

Chilton County Master Gardeners once again participated in the Farm, Home, and Wildlife Expo, held annually the 1st Saturday of August at the Chilton Research and Experiment Center.  There were many More...

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THORSBY SWEDISH FEST

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Chilton County Master Gardeners Association will hold a plant sale at the Thorsby Swedish Festival at the Thorsby City Park On October 11. They will have potted flowers, shrubs, More...

PLANT SALE WORK DAYS

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Plant Sale work days to create crafts and prepare plants for sale are held as needed. CCMGA members Pat Farmer, Linda Hays, Wally and Lee Walters, Tammy Walters, Yvonnie Ray More...

PLANT SALES

CCMGA PLANT SALE TENT

Plant sales are the product of busy Master Gardeners! Plants are grown from seeds or cuttings, divided, and/or propagated and then potted for sale.  Sales are held at Heritage More...

AMGA Fall Seminar 2014

AMGA FALL SEMINAR

Five of the Chilton County Master Gardener Association members attended the AMGA Fall Seminar at Lake Guntersville State Part, held on September 16th at the conference center there. More...

GREAT TOMATO CONTEST!

Petals from the Past held their yearly Great Tomato Contest Saturday, July 26. There are 4 categories: Roma or Plum, Cherry or Pear, Hybrid or slicing, and Heirloom.  There More...

CLANTON PLANTERS

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Chilton County Master Gardeners helped the City of Clanton fill planters and some hanging baskets with summer annuals. This More...

JEMISON PLANTERS

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  Chilton County Master Gardeners recently planted and hung  many new flower baskets for the City of Jemison. More...

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

IMG_1055 - Copy MEET JANE MASON

Jane is what I call a beautiful person. She is not only attractive on the outside...

IMG_1047 - Copy (205x142) MEET DIANE CLAPP

Diane Clapp is a native of Maplesville and has been married for 40 years to Clem...

CITRUS TOUR

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Arlie Powell conducted a tour of the orangery at Petals from the Past for CCMGA members.  He discussed the More...

MT VIEW ORCHARDS

In September meeting CCMGA members visited Mt. View Orchards in Jemison, AL. We were greeted by Steve Wilson and Andy Millard...

R and N GOAT FARM TOUR

Ralph Hayes gave a presentation about R and N Goat Farm at our June CCMGA meeting. He told us about starting..

SEPTEMBER

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Watch for red Spider Lilies to appear like magic this month. You will see them in yards, along roads, in pastures, More...

AUGUST

Have you noticed the pink flowers–Naked Ladies–that are popping up in gardens everywhere late in July and early August? These are..

JULY

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

AWARDS PRESENTED

DSC00118 Friends of Master Gardeners Awards are presented to persons or groups that have donated monies, services or materials to CCMGA during..

CEDAR RIDGE VETERANS HOME PROJECT

photo (14) Chilton County Master Gardeners provided a makeover to the front of the Cedar Ridge Veterans Home in Thorsby.  A flowerbed was..
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RECRUITING IS NOT A DIRTY WORD!

Recruiting is a numbers game. Sondra recruits chairmen. How many people does she ask before she finds the right person for..
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MARINATED VEGETABLE SALAD

Try this salad using your late summer vegetables. This is a great way to use the few vegetables we sometimes have..
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MEMBERS EARN STAR AWARDS

The February meeting of the CCMGA was highlighted by many members earning stars and badges.  The Bronze Star requires 100-299 volunteer..