Gardening is among our nation’s most popular pastimes, yielding fresh fruits and vegetables for the dinner table, a cleaner environment and aesthetically pleasing landscapes. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s gardening portal helps gardeners learn more about new plants, native plants and environmental stewardship. Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are instrumental in these efforts, sharing their knowledge of plant selection, cultural practices and pest management with fellow gardeners, school students and others.
Guilford County Cooperative Extension along with Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers Present……. Making Hypertufa Containers Participants should bring: Rubber gloves and mold for planter (max. 15″ diameter or 50″ circum., depth 4″-12″) MORE »
Pruning and Planting Trees and Shrubs in March Written By Ginny Sandberg, Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer “The best friend of earth and of man is the tree. When we use the tree MORE »
The Greater High Point Food Alliance (GHPFA) will host a Food Summit in order to help end hunger by building relationships of mutual trust and respect throughout the community. The Summit will be held MORE »
Go Together Like Peas and Carrots By Patricia Lunn Adsit, Guilford County (NC) Master Gardener Volunteer Forrest Gump: [narrating] “From that day on, we was always together. Jenny and me was like peas MORE »
The Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are pleased to announce that the following schools have been awarded for 2015: Allen Jay Elementary School, Allen Middle School, Brooks Global Studies School, Fairview Elementary MORE »
Seed Catalogs Written by K. Windham, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, Guilford County, NC Few things bring more pleasure to a gardener on a cold, winter day than a stack of seed catalogs. You MORE »
Gardening is Exercise Written by Ginny Sandberg, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Guilford County. Should gardening and work in your yard be considered exercise? Absolutely. Mild exercise elevates your mood and doing something MORE »