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Garden classes have openings

...course at Augusta Technical School and owned her own landscaping business.? Techniques for Growing Vegetables, by Clyde Lester, retired county extension agent who has taught vegetable gardening for 40 years.? How New Plants Are Developed and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2014-10-23/garden-classes-have-openings
Ramblin' Rhodes: Speaking of history, there's plenty to find around here

...now has an exhibit pertaining to the great American West and several Western movie stars.It was put together by Clyde Lester, Leroy Brown and William Harper.Tentatively, the library plans to have Western Day in May with speakers, films...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-18/ramblin-rhodes-speaki
Will blooming azaleas stay for Masters Week?

...colorful azaleas to brighten the backdrop of Masters Week in Augusta? The answer depends on who knows Mother Nature best.Clyde Lester, former Richmond County extension agent, thinks the azaleas, which have started to bloom, will be past peak but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2013-03-19/will-blooming-azaleas-stay-maste
Roy Rogers sang Christmas songs too

...WatsonI'm wrong again.I asked you all to e-mail me your nominations for Favorite Christmas Songs, and the distinguished Clyde Lester, horticulturus emeritus for much of our region, quickly voted for Gene Autry's Frosty the Snowman.As most of you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-09/kirby-roy-rogers-sang-christm
North's migration won't affect Santa Claus

...schedule?Well, according to my often consulted list provided years ago by former Richmond County Extension Agent Clyde Lester, it is:- Daffodils -- Feb. 24- Forsythia -- March 1- Redbuds -- March 7- Dogwoods -- March 25- Azaleas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-17/norths-migration-wont-affect-
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City Ink: Surprises keep politics interesting

...Kuhlke; state Rep. Barbara Sims; Richmond County Sheriff Ronnie Strength; former Richmond County Extension Agent Clyde Lester; Commissioner Smith; businessman Duncan Johnson; state Sens. Jesse Stone and Bill Jackson; Agriculture Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2011-12-10/city-ink-surpri
Augusta legislative delegation still at impasse on commission, Richmond County school board map

...meeting, the delegation agreed on appointments to five boards and postponed consideration on five others. It reappointed Clyde Lester, Eugene Tanzymore and Kitty Cato to the Sheriff's Merit Board and Aishia Leverett to the Augusta Port Authority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-03-14/augusta-legisl
A host of diseases eats away at plants

Our last Master Gardening class was led by Clyde Lester, the retired director of the University of Georgia Extension Service for Richmond County. The grand guru of the vegetable garden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/03/gar_516998.shtml
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Three factors made economic mess

The problems we now face with our economy are the result of three factors: - We lost our spirituality. - We worship "stuff." - Our herd of golden calves came back to bite us. Clyde Lester Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/15/let_514697.shtml
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Spring plants blooming early

...year for April 9-12 -- also will peak days or weeks early. "I've seen some really swollen azalea buds," said Clyde Lester, Richmond County director for the University of Georgia Extension Service. "Everything is just a little bit ahead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/21/met_222891.shtml
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