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...Admission to the Futurity is included. Seatbelt Safety CourseMonday, January 27Sylvia Thompson of the Augusta Richmond County Extension Service will have a program on seat belt and car seat safety at the Appleby Branch Library on at 10:30 a...
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Growing seedlings from scratch

...with several advantages over buying from nursery-stocked seedlings, according to Sid Mullis, Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service coordinator. For starters, there is an extensive array of seed varieties from which to choose, including...
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Agents looking for plants for summer heat study

...extension service agents are looking for a few dead plants. Clyde Lester and Sid Mullis, agents for the Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service, are asking area readers to tell them which plants and trees have not fared well during the heat and...
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Sacred Heart's festival has talks, new additions

...added," Mrs. Shafer said. The theme of this year's festival, A Southern Classic, was chosen by Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service Director Sid Mullis , one of the scheduled speakers. Mrs. Shafer said visitors can expect an emphasis...
Outdoor watering limit can cut costs

...important to get as much as possible out of the water used, said Sid Mullis, the director of the Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service. He suggested pruning plants a limb at a time, as opposed to shearing, which increases their need...
Company offers disposal of pesticides offered to the public at no charge. Sponsored by the Georgia Department of Agriculture and the Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service, this program hopes to attract people and businesses who cannot dispose of pesticides because of legal...
Online gardening

...area extension offices and gives e-mail addresses for Mr. Phillips and Sid Mullis, director of the Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service. Mr. Phillips said he wants people to e-mail their questions, as well as continuing to call for...
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Carving up a holiday

...domestically are used as jack-o'-lanterns at Halloween, said Betty English, an extension agent with the Augusta-Richmond County Extension Service. That's because for many families and schools, pumpkin carving is a tradition. "A lot of children...