Butterfly Garden Spring Clean Up

Here are a few photos taken Thursday, 28 March 2019 during the spring cleanup at the Cedars of Lebanon State Park Native Plant & Butterfly Garden. Thank you Rosemarie Skaggs for sharing your photos.

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Volunteers Rebuild Labor Of Love Garden

On Saturday, 6 March 2019, local newspaper The Wilson Post ran a piece on Wilson County Master Gardener volunteers cleaning up and rebuilding the Labor Of Love Garden in Mount Juliet after the February floods ravaged the garden. Click the image to view a larger version.

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Volunteers Turn Out To Rebuild Labor Of Love Garden

On Saturday, 2 March 2019, Wilson County Master Gardener volunteers brave the cold and soupy ground to work on cleaning up and rebuilding the Labor Of Love Garden in Mount Juliet. Garden leader Jan Littrell shares several photos and writes,

I thank everyone who came out in the cold.  I hope the coffee and doughnuts were worth it.  I love you all.  – Jan

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WCMG Field Trip To Local Microgreens Facility – February 2019

Members of the Wilson County Master Gardener Association joined UT Extension Horticultural Agent Lucas Holman on the field trip to the Bass Farms microgreens growing operation near Watertown on Monday, 11 February 2019. Thank you to Bass Farms for generously allowing us to visit your facility. For more information on Bass Farms, visit their Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Farm/Bass-Farms-1396687607249445/

Below are a few photos taken Monday.

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WCMG Garden at Mount Juliet Destroyed by Flood Waters

The Labors Of Love Garden project headed up by Jan Littrell was destroyed by floodwaters last evening, Wednesday, 6 February 2019. The community garden is a project of the Wilson County Master Gardener Association and located on the banks of Stoner Creek at the Charlie Daniels Park in Mount Juliet. Photos of the destruction are included below.

For reference, the photo below shows a corner of the Labors Of Love Community Garden as it looked in September just a few years ago.

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