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Cover photo for Master Gardener Volunteer Class 2020

Master Gardener Volunteer Class 2020

Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteer training is a 9-week course designed to enrich your horticultural knowledge so that you can …

Cover photo for 2019 Wreath Making Workshop

2019 Wreath Making Workshop

Please come join in on the Holiday fun this year. The Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Halifax County are hosting …

Cover photo for Wreath Making Workshop 2018

Wreath Making Workshop 2018

Wreath Making Workshop Flyer 2018 Join the Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Roanoke Valley for their annual wreath-making workshop. The workshop …

Cover photo for Pesticide Credit Class

Pesticide Credit Class

If anyone is in need of pesticide credits, two classes will be available in Halifax & Northampton Counties. For …

Master Gardener Class

Extension Master Gardener℠ Training is a 6-week course designed to enrich your horticultural knowledge so that you can provide …

Gardening Tips: Q & A

April is National Gardening Month and judging by how often my phone has been ringing lately, people are celebrating …

Gardening Tips: Pruning

Over the many years I’ve writing articles for the Daily Herald, I’ve written about pruning more times than I …

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