MSU’s Master Gardener class will once again be offered for area gardeners. This is a great way to learn all aspects of gardening and horticulture from experts in the field. The 7 week course is going to be held on Saturdays and will include a 1000 page reference book you can keep. Meet new people, learn new gardening and landscaping skills, have more success with your garden and volunteer to help others.
Michigan State University Extension Master Gardener Program Saturdays from 9-5 pm—January 21, February 18, March 11 & 25, April 8 & 22, and May 20 in Sault St. Marie, MI.
Join other gardeners for this 7 week day long volunteer training program. Horticultural topics include: best practices for growing flowers, vegetables and fruit; caring for lawns and woody ornamentals; house plant care; diagnosing plant diseases; pest identification and control, and much more. Complete the classroom requirement, then volunteer for 40 hours in the community in order to become a certified Master Gardener. *Participants are expected to regularly attend the classes; occasional makeup can be scheduled for extenuating circumstances. Classes held at: Eastern UP Intermediate School District 315 Armory Place Conference Room A Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783 Cost is $300.00. You must register online by January 13, 2017.