Augusta Youth Development Campus | The Augusta Chronicle

...houses a general population and Short Term Program. The facility provides core educational programs and vocational classes in horticulture, computer skills, and building construction. Medical services, individual guidance, counseling, and recreation...

Lady Bird's Texas wildflower center draws visitors by the thousands

...blackfoot daisies and fall asters with purple petals surrounding a yellow center. Andrea DeLong-Amaya, the director of horticulture at the center, said fall is a favorite season."It's another version of spring. It's really pretty. There are a...

Garden cemeteries mix history and horticulture

Part history, part horticulture. That's the allure of thousands of garden cemeteries across America that were designed to serve the spiritual needs of the living...

Invasive insect threatens iconic Florida citrus

...away ? to develop a greening resistant tree."A lot of people are looking for miracle cures," said Jude Grosser, a horticulture professor who has spent his 30-year career developing citrus varieties and is now focused on solving greening. "But the...

Victor Rachels

...Wadley First United Methodist Church. He was Joint Business Owner of Rachels Machine Shop. Vic had received degrees in Horticulture and Business Administration. Funeral services for Mr. Rachels will be held Thursday morning at 11:00 A.M. from the...

Bonsai is art, philosophy in form of a tree

...man at a street fair in San Francisco."Pretty quickly ... I knew it would be a lifelong path," he said.Bonsai is horticulture, art, philosophy and even a way of life in the form of a single tree, lovingly pruned and trained to exist in a small...

Educator perennially optimistic

With a resume that boasts horticulture articles, books, research...dreams of anything other than horticulture. But Dr. Armitage once planned...South. "The most I knew about horticulture as a kid was when my brother threw...


AIKEN ADULT HORTICULTURE CLASS: 7 p.m. Mondays except major holidays, Aiken High School, Horticulture Classroom, 449 Rutland Drive; hands on experience in growing and propagating plants, $60 dues; (803) 649-2169 AIKEN TOASTMASTERS...

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Around The Block

A growing class The Aiken Adult Horticulture Class will meet at 7 p.m. on Mondays, except for major holidays, in the horticulture classroom of Aiken High School, 449 Rutland Drive, Aiken. The class will offer hands-on training on growing...

Around the block

A growing class The Aiken Adult Horticulture Class meets at 7 p.m. Mondays, except for holidays, in the horticulture classroom of Aiken High School, 449 Rutland Drive, Aiken. The classes offer hands-on training on growing and propagating...