Small Garden Project

Sponsor: 
SC 4-H

Location: 
Bamberg-Barnwell Counties

Date: 
April 30 - August 15

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

Contact: 
Shannon B. Herndon

Email: 

Phone: 
803-245-2661 ext 111


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 2014 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 2014 Small Garden Project Rules

2014 Project Timeline:

  • April 30 - Registration deadline
  • May 9 - Deadline to plant seeds & seedlings
  • August 15 - 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 31-June 4.