Mission Statement for Cherokee County Master Gardeners

To stimulate the love for and increase the knowledge of gardening and
to voluntarily and enthusiastically share this knowledge with others

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We Provide for our Mission in Cherokee County by working with the UGA County Extension Office.  Additionally, we sponsor live and digital programs and videos.  Our purpose is to assist you in Having An Amazing Gardening Experience here in Cherokee County….

Build a Bluebird House Workshop

Join us in a Digital Zoom Presentation for a Fun and Lively Workshop. Activities include instruction for building Bluebird house for your yard or Gift Giving.  You will learn easy techniques & secrets of Bluebird house construction.  You are invited to join us for an in-depth informative webinar presented Cherokee Master Gardener Mike Lloyd!  Click Below to Register

Spring Seed Starting Workshop

 

Time to think Spring Garden?? Learn about seed starting & increase choices, reduce costs & get a jump on your spring garden

Join Experienced Trained Cherokee Master Gardener Gerald Phillips as he teaches a Live Engaging Spring Workshop on getting started with Seeds for Spring. Whether you have a patio or backyard Garden, you can grow your own food simply, inexpensively.  You will enjoy the health and economic benefits. Join us for a very informative workshop on Spring Seed Starting.


The History of
Apples

Dr. Stephen Mihm, University of Georgia history professor, presents the history of apples from its geographic origin in central Asia to North America. Both the Early uses and growth of the commercial apple industry in the early 1900’s are discussed.  Topics cover everything from horticulture of trees to cider making.

Seminar Replay Below

 

Join Turf Grass Expert and Cherokee Master Gardener Ron Fister with Cherokee County Extension Agent Josh Fuder who will explain the management and care of Turf Grass Lawns in Georgia and types of grass, herbicides, watering and other elements to make your lawn successful.

Restoring and Establishing Turf Grasses

Boost Your Homes Curb Appeal with exciting session with Cherokee County Master Gardener Volunteer, Nancy McCarthy.  Nancy provides some tips and tricks to improve the exterior of your home whether for getting ready for market or just want improvement to showcase your home and update your exterior yard.

Landscaping for Curb Appeal

Fall Vegetable Container Gardening

Start your Fall Garden right with Veronica Steffensmeier, Cherokee County Master Gardener.  Veronica discusses the benefits of gardening in containers and shares tips and tricks for container selection, soil, fertilizer and pest management.

 
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View Our Courses &
Webinars on YouTube

We produce monthly webinars on topics that will enhance and improve your gardening skills and knowledge….Look at our educational Series……

 

“Thanks to all our customers, volunteers and generous donors for a very successful Fall Plant Sale 2021.  We hope our trained Charokee County Master Gardeners and Info Cards helped our customers learn more about the plants we had for sale and the ones already in their landscapes.  We had a great time at the sale and hope to see you for the Spring sale in 2022.” 

Sept 2021 Fall Plant Sale Success

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