UGA Extension Office

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Master gardener flower garden at the Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Spring flowers at the ACC Extension Garden
Spring flowers at the ACC Extension garden
monthly garden class

Free Monthly Gardening Classes

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Gardening Class Schedule. The classes are scheduled for the second Wednesday of each month from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Athens-Clarke County Library Auditorium. The classes are free and open to gardeners of all experience levels.  Pre-registration is required to attend. Some of the topics on this year's schedule include: invasive plants, composting, getting to know garden bugs, and much more.  For questions regarding the classes or to register you may contact Amanda Tedrow at (706) 613-3640 or by email atedrow@uga.edu.

The next class in the series  "Invasive Plants"  will be held on Wednesday, Septemeber 13, 2017. This informative class will include information on identifying invasive plants, native vs. non-native species, techniques for managing and eradicating invasives, as well as preventing invasive spread. Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome, registration is required.  Please register by Tuesday, September 12 by emailing atedrow@uga.edu or calling (706) 613-3640.   


Shades of Green Newsletter

Shades of Green Newsletter

Shades of Green is a monthly newsletter in electronic format produced by the Athens-Clarke County Cooperative Extension "from gardeners to gardeners".  The newsletter offers information specific to local gardeners, including:  seasonal articles, gardening tips, and a schedule of events of interest.  Submission of questions, as well as the sharing of photos and information is encouraged.  You may call Amanda Tedrow at (706) 613-3640, or email her with the form below for additional information or to be added to the mailing list.


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