Small Garden Project

SC 4-H

Bamberg-Barnwell Counties

March 31-August 7, 2015

$10 4-H members/$20 non-members

Shannon B. Herndon for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties


803-245-2661 ext 111 for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties

Youth ages 5-19 will prepare, plant, maintain and harvest a small garden no less than 100 square feet. A soil sample is required along with planting one seed provided plus two other crops of choice. Seeds and seedlings must be planted in May. Plots and record books will be judged in August.

Bamberg and Barnwell County 4-H members return 2015 Small Garden Project Registration Contract to Shannon Herndon, Bamberg Extension Office at PO Box 299, Bamberg, SC 29003. All other counties send to your Local Extension Office. Click here for list of county offices

Click here for 2015 Small Garden Project Rules

2015 Project Timeline:

  • March 31 - Registration deadline
  • May 29 - Deadline to plant seeds & seedlings
  • August 7 - Record Books due to county office

Click here for Cloverbud Record Book

Click here for Junior & Senior Record Book

Barnwell County Career Center FFA grows vegetables in their greenhouse. Click here for flyer of plants available.  FFA Plant sale runs March-June.