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Powerful Pollinators

Most pollinators are tiny, but mighty! The magnitude of the work they do is truly amazing! We can do the important job of supporting pollinator habitats by including certain plants in our gardens and following sound environmental practices. As Master Gardeners, you’re already great pollinator stewards, so use this opportunity…
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Thoughtful Thursdays: Join us for June’s Session

Here’s the line-up for the summer months of our Thoughtful Thursdays webinar series for Georgia MGEVs: This week, Sheri Dorn, our state program coordinator, will be sharing all about the Junior Master Gardener (JMG) program, an international youth gardening program of the university cooperative Extension network. Check out the JMG…
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Organizational Update from UGA Extension

Master Gardener Extension Volunteers: Our Associate Dean for Extension shared an encouraging update with Extension faculty and staff today. I asked her if I could share excerpts with you, and she readily agreed! I hope this will encourage you, too!  Extension Family – it looks like we are finally starting…
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Thoughtful Thursday Recap: Turf Talk

Last week, Dr. Clint Waltz, UGA Extension Turfgrass Specialist, joined us online to discuss turf green-up. Last year’s high temperatures and lower rainfall totals impacted lawns by causing drought stress which, in turn, impacts how grasses transition this spring. Then, increased rainfall in early 2020 impacted soil temperatures, causing them…
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Upcoming: May Thoughtful Thursday

During our monthly webinar (the second Thursday from 2:00-2:30 PM), UGA specialists share updates on a variety of horticulture topics with MGEVs. We use Zoom for these sessions so MGEVs, trainees, Extension agents and staff can join in wherever they are in the state. GA MGEVs, keep an eye on…
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