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Sheri is the State Coordinator for the Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Program and Extension Specialist for Consumer Ornamentals. When she is not traveling about the state of Georgia admiring the work of Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteers, she spends time in her own (real and virtual) gardens.

RECAP: Communicate to Cultivate

We had almost 140 Georgia MGEVs online on August 21 for part two in the 2020 Regional Leadership Conference (RLC) series. It was great to “see” so many of you! Thank you to our Hall County “virtual” hosts Garrett Hibbs, ANR Agent, and Karin Hicks, Program Assistant. Garrett got us…
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Updates on Volunteer Service

It’s been a challenging year, with many MGEV events and activities canceled due to COVID-19 health concerns. Your spirit and dedication to the MGEV program are commendable! Circumstances are fluid, and guidelines have changed frequently. We have all been waiting to hear when volunteer service can resume and what MGEVs…
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Envisioning the Future

I picked up a trade magazine at the office yesterday. It was packed full of stories about record spring sales at garden centers and unprecedented questions from new and often first-time gardeners. Have you seen this where you are at? Maybe you are seeing for the first time neighbors out…
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Things to Do in the August Garden: Fruit and Vegetables

MGEVs, are you part of the media team in your local program? Do you write articles for local newspapers? your office blogs or websites? contribute to your county Extension’s social media sites? If so, then this post is for you! You might use this list as a source of article…
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Things to Do in the August Garden: Annuals and Perennials

MGEVs, are you part of the media team in your local program? Do you write articles for local newspapers? your office blogs or websites? contribute to your county Extension’s social media sites? If so, then this post is for you! You might use this list as a source of article…
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