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AgriWorld Display Featured

Pictures from the East Texas State Fair have been posted on the Junior Master Gardener website, Facebook and Twitter pages. Here is a link to the JMG website: http://jmgkids.us/an-advantageous-agriworld/.  Lisa Whittlesey, Extension Program Specialist & Coordinator International Junior MG Program commented, “The pictures are awesome.”


It is hot off the press and it is wonderful (ask anyone who has perused it). Flavors From Our Gardens features tried and true recipes from our members. You too can order a copy for yourself or for your friends.  Cost is only $15.00!

Anyone wishing to place an order can contact Carolyn Chalender at the Smith County AgriLife Extension Service 903-590-2986 or e-mail Carolyn.Chalender@ag.tamu.edu.

 Juvenile Services Project

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On July 17, 2014 a new project for the Smith Co. Master Gardeners was approved.  Earlier this year a group of MGs have worked with youth who were required to do community service on a gardening project.  On August 4th the first “official” weekly meeting of the group met at the Smith County Juvenile Service site. Leaders Linda Sargent and Anne Pattullo were there, along with MG Historian Bill Kelldorf to record the event.  To view the special pictorial news of that event, go to MG Extra Aug2014.




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