On April 6, 2017 a number of Smith County Master Gardeners received awards and recognition for their involvement in the various projects during 2016. To see pictures of all award winners, go to Awards & Recognition on this website.
Pictured here are Susan Stone (Master Gardener w/most hours in 2016) Greg Grant, Extension Agent, Clayton Turner (Master Gardener of the Year) and Denise Rasco (Intern of the Year, w/most hours in 2016).
New Master Gardeners and new Interns
On April 6th the 2016 Master Gardener Interns joined the ranks of the Smith County Master Gardeners after completing their year of internship.
On the same day, a new group of people (Class 24) were recognized as they begin their year of internship.
2017 East Texas Garden Lecture Series
Go to EAST TEXAS GARDEN LECTURE SERIES to view the flyer for this series which began in February and continues in March & April and picks up again in September and November. Go to Coming Events where these lectures are listed, but also other events in the region.
2017 Smith Co. MG Association Officers
The officers for the new year were installed on January 5th at the association’s meeting.
The list of officers and their individual pictures are at About Us .
After a long absence, the weekly newspaper columns, published in the Tyler Morning Telegraph each Thursday, are available on this site.
To read them, go to Garden Notes – Newspaper Columns.