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Bluebonnet Master Gardeners 2019 Training
January 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you interested in becoming a certified Master Gardener? Do you want to learn more about the art and science of landscape plants, gardens, fruit trees and more?
The Bluebonnet Master Gardener Association is offering a training program with weekly classes running from January 17, 2019, to graduation on April 23, 2019. Classes will be held on Thursday mornings from 9:00am-1:00pm in La Grange. Topics for the class include:
- plant growth and development
- soils and plant fertility
- landscape and fruit trees
- plant pathology
- vegetable gardening
- lawn care
- various aspects of environmental horticulture
Classes are taught by Texas AgriLife Extension specialists, agents and local experts.
The Texas Master Gardener program boasts the largest corps of Master Gardener volunteers in the nation. A love of gardening and search for knowledge is central to why Master Gardeners join the program. They remain Master Gardeners to enjoy the camaraderie and friendship of others who share their interests, to gain and share horticulture knowledge and to give back to the community.
The Bluebonnet Master Gardener Association spans four counties: Austin, Colorado, Fayette and Washington. An open house is scheduled to answer questions and provide more information about the Master Gardener Training Course.
January 10, 2019. 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.
Fayette County Agriculture Building
255 Svoboda Lane, LaGrange, TX
For more information on the program, contact Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Austin County at (979) 865-2072, or visit the Bluebonnet Master Gardner website at https://txmg.org/bluebonnet/.