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Master Gardener Library Series Off to a Great Start!

Cumming, GA – The Forsyth County Master Gardeners Library Series 2011 kicked off on January 22 with an audience of 37 residents eager to learn how to design sculpture for…

BBB Urges Consumers to Make Smart Solar Energy Investments

With warm weather approaching and many consumers looking to stick to a budget when making home improvements, many are turning to green solar energy as a solution. BBB advises consumers…

Forsyth County Master Gardens Library Series Begins!

The University of Georgia Forsyth County Cooperative Extension Office and Forsyth County Master Gardeners Present a free Saturday Library lecture series: “Sculpture Design in the Garden” Part One: Saturday, January…

Organizing a Linen Closet

In the ideal world, you can open the linen closet door, see what you need and pull it out without a tower of towels and blankets falling down on your…

Hot Tips for Cool Crops: Get Growing on Your Fall Garden

You might think the end of summer means bidding farewell to fresh, homegrown veggies. Not so – many cool-season crops hit their heyday as autumn temperatures drop, and some even…

This Week’s Hard Freeze Increases Risk of Frozen Pipe Damage

The average cost per claim – about $15,000 – related to water damage from frozen pipes increased 33 percent between 2007 and 2008, State Farm reports. As Old Man Winter…

National Public Gardens Day at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

- MAY 7, 2010 - What: A nationwide salute to the role that America’s public gardens play in researching and educating the public on the importance of preserving our environment…

Fall Weather Brings Pests Indoors

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder.  This time of year, more and more people begin to seek the warmth of the indoors.  Unfortunately, many pests…

Vegetable Gardening Workshop and Seminar Series

Forsyth County Cooperative Extension Presents: Vegetable Gardening Workshop and Seminar Series Jan. 28 — Seed Propagation Workshop Learn how to plant seeds, transplant seedlings, and build a seed starting station…

Wakoola Water Gardens

Free Pond Building Seminar – Create Your Own Backyard Paradise! 10:00 AM -1:00 PM Imagine a sparkling cool stream flowing to a waterfall and then cascading down a fern covered…

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