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CCMG: The 2022 Fall Plant Sale

Fall is the best time of year in North Texas to plant flowers, shrubs and trees.  Each year our Fall Plant Sale gives local gardeners an opportunity to purchase a wide variety of locally grown perennials, shrubs and bulbs that are well suited to our climate. The sale is held, rain or shine, in the Stall Barn at Myers Park and Event Center. Come early for best selection and bring your own wagon or cart. Mask wearing is encouraged. Click here for a list of plants. (All plants are subject to availability.) THE… Read More →

CCMG: A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park This free event, held each spring, is your opportunity to stroll each of the Earth-Kind® Gardens, which include the perennial garden, annuals garden, herb garden, vineyard, shade garden, shrub and grasses garden, crape myrtle garden, potager garden and vegetable garden, as well as our most recent garden, a children’s garden, which was funded by Whole Foods 5% Giving Day. Each garden will have Master Gardeners ready and willing to answer your questions. These gardens are situated across the park, so wear your walking… Read More →

CCMG: The 2022 CCMGA Spring Plant Sale

The 2022 CCMGA Spring Plant Sale WHEN: Apr 16 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM      WHERE: Myers Park & Event Center DETAILS:Save the Date for the 2022 Collin County Master Gardeners’ Spring Plant Sale! Details to follow. CONTACT INFO: Carol Davis fundraising@ccmgatx.org

Coffee, Corn, and Crape Myrtles

Join your Collin County Extension Agents Brad Voss (Horticulture)& Chase Brooke (Agriculture & Natural Resources) for a casual breakfast sponsored by D&L Farm and Home. Visit and ask questions about your garden, lawn, farm or ranch while enjoying a free bagel and coffee before going to your office. Read More →

2021 Landowner 101 Workshop – Session 4

Join us for our annual Landowner 101 workshop – covering all the basics you need to know to manage your land and get started in agriculture. About this Event Are you a new landowner and looking for information about managing your land? Since 2018, the Landowner 101 Workshop series has been our flagship program targeted towards engaging with new landowners and providing an approachable introduction to the many components of land management. Started in McKinney, TX, this workshop series has grown to engaging and partnering with landowners across… Read More →

Home Landscapes 101: Growing Vegetables and Fruits Online Workshop

Home Landscapes 101: Growing Vegetables and Fruits. Garden Bed Preparation, Growing Vegetables and Fruit, Choosing Varieties Read More →

Coffee, Corn, & Crepe Myrtles Breakfast

Join us for free coffee and to visit with your County Extension Agents about your home, land, or other questions. About this Event The transition from winter to spring always brings a slew of changes to our properties. Whether it’s the lawn, garden, pasture, or pond, springtime is a common time to get everything started on the right foot. Join us on the morning of March 11th at Benny’s Bagels in McKinney to visit with our County Extension Agents, Chase Brooke (Agriculture/Natural Resources) and Brad Voss ( Horticulture)… Read More →