September presentation features Forest Management

Forester Britt Boucher is the featured speaker for September.  He will speak on best forest management practices for landowners on Monday September 20 from 7-8pm at the Baldwin Auditorium of the 1908 Courthouse.  All GLC presentations are free and open to the public. Britt will discuss the control of water flows, establishing stable roads for harvests[…]

Hay Bale Contest-please vote for your favorite!

Thanks to our entrants for helping to advertise the Fair! All information about the Fair can be found here: https://www.graysoncountyvaagfair.com The schedule can be found below the pictures. Please vote for your favorite by sending an email to director@graysonlandcare.org. The winner will be announced at the Fair, Saturday at noon. The pictures are in the[…]

GLC Member dinner before July 19 meeting at RiverRidge Organics

In case of rain, both events will be held at 3419 Gold Hill Rd. If you did not RSVP, we regret that we can not add you to dinner. River Ridge Farm has offered to grill burgers before our meeting on the 19th for Grayson LandCare members. Not a member? No problem, bring cash or[…]

Progress at the School Garden!

The school garden is really taking shape! Rick and Jen Cavey and I spent a day a few weeks ago creating raised bed “kits” in the comfort of their heated garage. Thursday I put them together on site at Independence Elementary school. It only took about 10-15 minutes for each box. Rick delivered a load[…]

Farmers Market receives Care Act funding

The Independence Farmers Market received a grant from Grayson County from funds provided in the first CARES Stimulus Bill to help local non-profits recover losses and cover costs due to the pandemic. These funds will help cover increased operating costs incurred by the Market as it pivoted to provide a safe, touchless, Online-only platform and[…]

Seeds for Independence

Seeds for Independence is an idea that sprouted this summer. Loren Webster contacted a diverse group of people and everyone thought that a Seed saving group was a great idea. The library had contacted the Farmers Market a few times about starting a Seed Library and so Seeds for Independence took root. If this sounds[…]

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