Garfield County Cooperative Extension

Garfield County Master Gardeners

The next Master Gardener class begins on September 27, 2017. Applications are due to the Garfield County OSU Extension by September 5th.

Garfield Master Gardeners are volunteers for the OSU Extension in service to Enid and surrounding areas. Master Gardeners are required to complete the Oklahoma Master Gardener Training Program. We perform speaking engagements, workshop demonstrations and answer gardening questions for homeowners Monday through Friday. Each spring the Garfield County Master Gardeners organize a garden tour of home gardens in the Enid area. For more information call 237-1228.


MASTER GARDENER TRAINING INCLUDES:

 40+ Hours of training

    (1) Training from the top Oklahoma State University Horticulture staff and other horticulture specialists

    (2) Training is offered every other year, beginning in the Fall of odd numbered years. The next class is scheduled to begin in Fall of 2017.

    (3) Top training in plant science, entomology, plant pathology, organic gardening, vegetable gardening, fruit culture, pecans, annuals,  woody ornamentals, turf management, foliage plants, pest control, basic landscaping, soil fertility, plant identification and usage of common landscape plants.

  Notebooks and best horticulture reference available

  •      (1) Fact sheets, bulletins and other data
  •      (2) New information from specialists
  •      (3) Information for our area and climate

Complete Soil Test

Continued updating

 One hundred dollar ($100) registration fee. (Covers the cost of literature and reference material the Master Gardener will receive to take home.)

 After classes are completed, 20 hours of volunteer service is required to obtain Master Gardener Certification.

To maintain Master Gardener certification Master Gardeners are required to complete 20 volunteer hours and 20 hours of education are required annually.

Educational & Volunteer Hours Guidelines

Volunteer Hours Log

OSU Extension Center Demonstration Garden

Master Gardener Newsletters:

November 2017 Newsletter

October 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 Newsletter

August 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 Newsletter

June 2017 Newsletter

May 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 Newsletter

January 2017 Newsletter

December 2016 Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Policy and Procedures

Policy & Procedures

By-laws

Helpful Links

Volunteer Hour Reporting Website

OSU Master Gardener Website

OSU Horticulture & Landscape Department

Oklahoma Gardening

OSU Fact Sheets

Horticulture Tips

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