Tillamook County Master Gardener Association

Category: TCMGA Blog

Gorgeous Gardens Gardens to Visit in Salem, Oregon

Excerpts from June Russell-Chamberlin’s July 15 article titled 7 Gorgeous Gardens to Visit in Salem, Oregon. Published in Travel Awaits From shaded green oases to colorful fragrance-filled flower gardens and stylized spaces designed to impress, gardens in the city offer…

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Farmers’ Markets In Full Swing!

We’re Back! After a long absence, Tillamook County Master Gardeners have resumed our public presence by conducting Plant Clinics at all four Farmer’s Markets in the County; Neskowin, Pacific City, Tillamook and Manzanita.  June 12 was a great day for…

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Fire Season 2021

Now that the summer dry season is rapidly arriving, or may be already here, everyone should be aware of the possibility of wildfires.  Let us not forget last year with the number and size of fires in Oregon.  Tillamook County…

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Photo Contest Winners!

Introducing TCMGA’s 2020 Photo Contest Winners Each year TCMGA holds a Member Photo Contest where members submit their best photos in the respective categories. Submissions are voted on and winners determined with each receiving a prize. Categories are ‘Flowers’, ‘Garden’,…

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PFAS – Forever is a long time.

Per- and Poly-Fluoro-Alkyl-Substances (PFAS) is a class of chemicals that have evolved to become a global environmental and health contaminant.  This article will identify and discuss PFAS , provide a brief background, discuss the health risks of PFAS, how the…

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