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New extension agent eager to help

...things that I wanted to do when I got out of school, it just wasn't available at that time."Extension agent Charles Phillips retired in late 2009, but worked part-time for a while. The office has been without an agent for about two years...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-09-02/new-extension-agent-eager-to-help
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Gardener poses colorful question

...thus the hydrangea's color, but needed specific information about the kind of lime and method of application.As Charles Phillips wrote in previous columns, the best gardening practice is to take a soil sample. A soil sample indicates the nutrients...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-09-02/gardener-poses-colorful-question
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Change is a constant fact of life

...after voter approval.? Tripp Williams started as Columbia County's new extension agent, replacing the retired Charles Phillips.? Worley Pierson, 59, of Martinez, drowned Sept. 4 at a Tybee Island, Ga., beach.? Wayne Hartley, of Grovetown...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-12-30
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Unusual insects attract attention

Eastern lubber grasshoppers and cicada killers make a midsummer appearance.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-08-05/unusual-insects-attract-attention
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Abundant rainfall attracts fall pests early

The unusually wet start to August means our area might get a bumper-crop of caterpillars and other fall pests.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-08-19/abundant-rainfall-attracts-fall-pes
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August is the time to fertilize lawns

Warm-season grasses such as bermuda and St. Augustine should be fertilized during August to promote health roots for the winter.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-08-12/august-is-the-time-to-fertilize-law
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Departing with reminder of best gardening practices

After five years of writing a gardening column, six practices still are those most gardeners should follow.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-08-26/departing-with-reminder-of-best-gar
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Directors rounded up

Little River Cattlemen members elected as directors for 2010 are Charles Phillips (front, from left), Lloyd Axon, Billy Mays and Billy Silas; Frank Watson (back, from left), Michael Griffith, Marvin Norman, Charles Moon and Tammy Cheely.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/29/odd_557315.shtml
Current Events

...Lunch series will be at 12:10 p.m. today with a program on irrigation systems. Call county Extension Agent Charles Phillips at (706) 868-3413. Prayer breakfast /p> A National Day of Prayer breakfast will be held from 6:30-7...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/stories/2010/05/05/odd_575715.shtml
Get Up & Go

...with a program on insect and disease control in vegetable gardens. For information, call county Extension Agent Charles Phillips at (706) 868-3413. Newcomers meet The Augusta Area Newcomers Organization will have a luncheon at 10 a.m...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/stories/2010/04/14/odd_573624.shtml
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