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Preserving the Harvest: Hands-on Canning Class

Ready, set, grow! Now that the gardening season is in full swing, I’ve been fielding numerous phone calls and emails from clients eager to make the most out of their summer gardens. For those of you who may not have a green thumb, you can enjoy the fresh tastes of…
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UGA Extension Apple Grafting Workshop

Apple Trees

Out of an abundance of caution we are taking the 2021 apple grafting workshop “on the road” and into your homes. The class will offer the same great learning opportunities to understand how grafting works and the science behind it all. We will provide nearly all the physical materials for…
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Build a Pollinator Space

Build a Pollinator Space

Presented by Fannin County Extension in Partnership with the Fannin County Young Famers Association. Join us for lunch and learn how to design, install and maintain your own pollinator space. There will also be a hands-on activity building a pollinator nesting box. Building materials are sponsored by Toccoa River Lumber…
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North Georgia Master Gardener Fall Plant Sale

Plants at MGEV Plant Sale

Each year the North Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteers coordinate a spring plant sale, of which all profits are used to provide college scholarships for Fannin and Copper Basin High School students pursuing higher education in an agriculture-related field. Unfortunately, due to the shutdown brought on by COVID-19, the annual…
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Great Georgia Pollinator Census

Butterfly image

In partnership with the University of Georgia Extension office, Gilmer County Library is pleased to host the second annual Great Georgia Pollinator Census. The event is being held on August 22, 2020 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in the Design, Inspire, Grow (DIG) teaching garden.We are requiring registration for…
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