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Published by Leslie Peck / June 19, 2017

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APPLICATION DUE Extension Master Gardener Volunteer

Published by Erin McSpadden / June 19, 2017

If you enjoy horticulture, teaching others, and working to improve our community, we hope you will consider applying for the upcoming Extension Master Gardener Volunteer (EMGV) class. The deadline for applications is July 15, 2017.


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Are you grazing fescue pastures? Did you know it can be toxic?

Published by April Bowman / June 19, 2017

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Composting Workshop, June 24

Published by Megan Gregory / June 8, 2017

Join Forsyth Community Gardening on Saturday, June 24 at the Carver High School Garden for a workshop on Composting! You’ll learn to turn kitchen and yard waste into a valuable soil amendment for your garden. For more information and to register, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/FCG-SGS or call 336-703-2850.


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2017 4-H Talent Show

Published by April Bowman / May 31, 2017

Forsyth County 4-H had forty-three youth participate in their 2017 4-H Talent Show. Youth could enter two non-performing examples of talent including photographs, sewing, drawings, crafts and more. Judges for the Non-Performing Talent included Gail Bryson, 4-H Emerald Volunteer from Rockingham County and Julie Jones, a former 4-H Extension Agent.

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Hay

Published by April Bowman / May 30, 2017

Many farms are dealing with flooding in their fields and pastures. We have seen incidences of flooded hay that has already been baled, very wet hay that was mowed and ready to get up, hay that hasn't been mowed yet, and fields too wet to plant. We are getting questions about the likely impact on hay, pastures and cattle health.

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