CCMG staffed a table at the annual Heritage Days celebration in downtown Murphy. It was a beautiful day, and the sound stages we decorated looked great. Thanks to everyone who came out!
It's the most wonderful time of the year... Harvest time!
The 3rd Annual Fall Display Fundraiser is underway. Once again, proceeds will support the Community Garden in Marble as well as other Master Gardener programs.
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It is now that time of year that we are pretty safe to plant our crops for this season. The Community Garden is about ready to plant and if you are involved and have a plot....let's git er done!!! At the time of this writing, we hope to know where our plots are so no excuse....let's start playing in the dirt.But if you have a garden already started at your residence, I am sure you have
Classes will meet at the Community Garden. March 22rd Vegetable Plant & Selection & Preparing Raised BedsApril 5th Planting TechniquesMay 3rd Trellising & Weed ControlMay 17th Integrated Pest Management & Environmental StewardshipJune 28nd When to Harvest/Giving Back to the Community & Dehydrating Using a Food DehydratorJuly 26th Planting Fall Crops & Mid Season Garden Clean-upAugust
Cherokee County Master Gardeners (MGs) will be helping organize the Extension's Community Garden (CG) this year. Working the MGs' two charity-only plots, weeding, and being on hand to answer Community Gardener questions are three opportunities for new Master Gardener Interns to get their hours in. MGs will also be needed on a weekly basis to harvest unpicked produce and get it to the food banks