Hunt County Master Gardener Dr. Stephanie Suesan Smith says it's time to start getting gardens ready for the winter. The Master Gardeners, Hunt County Agrilife Extension and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library present "The Art of Gardening: Goblins in the Garden" at 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 16 at the Outdoor Learning Center, 2311 Washington Street in Greenville.
Hunt County Agrilife Extension agent Mary Sue Cole discusses the "Friend to Friend" event to promote breast-cancer screenings at 10 a.m., Saturday, September 13 at the Lone Oak Baptist Church. At 10 a.m., Thursday, September 11, Agrilife Extension hosts a Kidney Smart program for people who suffer from kidney ailments.
Hunt County Master Gardener Dr. Stephanie Suesan Smith says the Agrilife Extension Service in Greenville offers soil-testing kits that can tell you a lot about your soil, and what may be needed to grow certain kinds of plants. And Stephanie says a home-garden tour is coming up Saturday, May 31.
Hunt County Agrilife Extension agent Mary Sue Cole says the Hunt County Fair will start this year on April 25 and run through May 3. In recent years, the fair has opened in June, after opening in August for many years. Mary Sue says creative arts entries are due April 14.