Martins Mill third graders earn green thumbs

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Courtesy photo Third grade students of Martins Mill Elementary School with VZC Extension Agent Tommy Phillips and Master Gardener and Junior Master Gardener Donna Burcham.

Third grade students at Martins Mill Elementary recently completed the Golden Ray Series of the Junior Master Gardener Curriculum of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.   

Students received their completion certificates at the end of the year awards assembly.

The students were guided by art teacher and Master Gardener  Elizabeth Lowe and Master Gardener  and Junior Master Gardener Specialist Donna Burcham.   The students have a series of raised garden beds of the south side of the school campus and it is doing quite well, said AgriLife representatives. 

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