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Tree surface roots

We receive calls all year long at the extension office about trees with large, exposed roots. Sometimes these roots will bust up sidewalks and driveways ...

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Nothing says new beginnings like a fresh pack of pencils

In case y'all haven't noticed, summer is over.

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It’s finally here and it is beautiful

After several delays, "DAWSON COUNTY, GEORGIA: A HISTORY" is published, delivered and available for purchase.

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If you see a well-dressed man, thank his mama

"Did your Daddy pick that out for you?" I asked Cole one morning as we were about to head out the door.

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The landline: Mama’s last bastion of communication

Who ever created texting, thank you.

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Bagworm management

Are you having issues with distressed or dying evergreen trees in your landscape this year? Chances are you may have a bagworm infestation.

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Lessons learned from the mat

I knew Cole needed a sport this summer.

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Controlling Chiggers

Have you ever walked through your yard or hiked through the woods only to return with red, itchy bumps? These are most likely caused by ...

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A heart’s desire

No one plans on falling in love. Well, unless they sign up for dating sites. And even then, plans are sketchy.

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Spots on Maple trees

Maple trees are extremely popular in home landscapes all over Georgia. Some maple species are native to this part of the country, so they naturally ...

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Granny and the disappearing cake plate

When Granny passed away last year, Mama had asked me what things of hers I wanted.

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Herbicide carryover in gardens

Home gardening season has been officially started for several weeks now.

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If you can’t say something nice...

Mama always cautioned me about speaking ill of others.

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