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Master Gardener Training Information

Program Contact: Janice Reed, Office Manager
(509) 243-2009 •

2018 Master Gardener and Horticulture Training

This page contains class materials from the 2018 Master Gardener Training Class
Materials are provided by class instructors.
Please check the site after each class to see if new materials are available


Speaker Schedule for 2018 MG Classes

January 9:  Chapter 1- Basic Botany

January 16: Basic Entomology and IPM –  Entomology 101 – slides 1-58     Entomology 101 – slides 59-116     Entomology 101 – slides 117-174      IPM slides

January 30: Organic Weed Control- Miller

Feb 6: Growing Vegetables

Feb 13: Woody Landscape Plants, Pruning, and Tree Selection

Woody Plants     Planting-Pruning     Triage for Trees part 1     Triage for Trees part 2

Feb 20th:  Xeriscape and Native Plants –  Native Plants in Your Backyard     Native Roots     Landscaping With Native Grasses & Forbs     Creating a Tougher Turf

March 6th:  Weed Management – Herbicide Labels     ISDA Label Chapter     Sprayer Calibration

March 20th:  Lawn Establishment and Care

Lawncare for WA     Basic Turfgrass Weeds Diseases IPM PART II     Basic Turfgrass Diseases IPM PART III

March 27:  Plant Diagnostics – Plant Diagnostics Presentation by Rachel Bomberger

April 3:  Pesticide use and Safety – MG Pesticide Safety-2018