Display Posts by Category


Master Gardeners Continue Setting Pace for Volunteerism

At this year’s Winter School, the Master Gardeners of Hamilton County was recognized as the top County in the State of Tennessee with online recorded volunteer hours. Our organization reported 13,554 volunteer hours in 2009, more that the two largest cities of Memphis and Nashville. That translated to more than 70 hours of service […]

2009 County Fair “Art in the Garden”

Each year, the Master Gardeners create a themed garden for the County Fair. Our goal is to teach the visitors about good gardening practices with hands on teaching and demonstrations on how to do better gardens and help to protect our environment.

This year the theme was “Art in the Garden” where we created 6 […]

Who are the Hamilton County Master Gardeners?

Master Gardeners are trained volunteers that participate in the community to educate and train the public in the latest gardening information and techniques. […]