Master Gardener Seminar: Tuesday, December 16, 2014. 2015 Seminar Planning! Please come with ideas for topics and activities. Business meeting at 7 p.m. Location: OSU Extension Service office, 996 Jefferson Street, Eugene (enter on 10th at the ramp).
Starting November 2012 all OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners in Lane County will keep track of their volunteer hours online: Report Volunteer Hours Online - Volunteer Reporting System (VRS)
Conditions of Volunteer Service Form
An Introduction to Being a MG (read online)
Basics of Pruning Handout - for all pruning classes
Master Gardener Google Calendar instructions.
Master Gardener Calendar.
How to get a gmail account.
Results of MG Advanced Training Survey from Brooke Edmunds.
LCMGA Board Meets at the OSUExtension Service office, 996 Jefferson St., Eugene on the Monday (12:00 p.m.) the week prior to the Tuesday night MG Seminar (third Tuesday of the Month). All MGs welcome.
Market of Choice on Willamette - Schedule for veg waste pick up
October -December 2014 Market of Choice schedule
Market of Choice Program details for Master Gardener Compost Specialists.
Contact Roseanna McArthur with changes at email@example.com
2015 MG Training Schedule. Homework questions and answers will be posted below. Bring any questions about the previous week's homework to review during the lunch session with your mentor. Print or have digital copies of handouts and bring them to class each week.
Dec - Orientation
Jan 7 - Tree ID
Jan 7 - Tree Fruits
Jan 14 - Small Fruits & Berries
Jan 14 - Native Plants
Jan 21 - Botany I (anatomy)
Jan 21 - Pruning Ornamentals
Jan 28 - Botany II (physiology)
Jan 28 - Soils
Feb 4 - Fertilizers
Feb 4 - IPM
Feb 11 - Pesticide Safety
Feb 11 - Bugs 101
Feb 18 - Seeding and Vegetable Planting Tips
Feb 25 - Group Insect Collection Due
Feb 25 - Lawns
Feb 25 - Weeds
Mar 4 - Water Quality
Mar 4 - Compost
Mar 4 - Field Trip to Log House Plants
Mar 4 - Group Weed Collection Due
Mar 11 - MG Resources
Mar 11 - Disease Diagnostics
Mar 11 - Receive Written Exam (Take Home)
Mar 18 - Spiders
Mar 18 - Bees
Mar 18 - Weed and Insect Identification Quiz & Written Exam Due in Class
Spring Creek Neighbors Natural Garden project is a MG stream-side improvement activity in the Santa Clara neighborhood. The following articles describe project results and plans: