Sessions Tagged With 'master gardeners'

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Powdery mildew: Biology & Management in the Garden

Monday, April 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jay Pscheidt

Pre-register by clicking the 'Location' link above (use a desktop, laptop or the Zoom app on mobile devices). This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionProbably best known for...

Identifying & Managing the Bronze Birch Borer

Monday, March 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Nicole Sanchez

Pre-register by clicking the 'Location' link above (use a desktop, laptop or the Zoom app on mobile devices). This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionThe Bronze Birch Borer...

Hybridization and Tetraploids and Chromosomes, Oh My! Understanding Plant Breeding for Disease Resistance

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST

Pre-register by clicking the 'Location' link above (use a desktop, laptop or the Zoom app on mobile devices). This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionChoosing a plant with...

WisMOP in Action: Flipping the Master Gardener Program

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Molly Immendorf, Mike Maddox, Samuel Pratsch

The UW-Extension Master Gardener Program has recently completed a redesign of introductory curriculum to improve flexibility with program delivery and increase local interaction by adopting a flipped classroom model. In this session see how the Master Gardener Program uses the...

Citizen Science Tools and Resources for Extension Professionals

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Katie Stofer

So now that you have a good understanding of what citizen science is, or maybe you've even started using it in your programs, what tools and resources are out there to support your work? This Tools and Resources webinar will cover:How to find existing programs to join,Toolkits...

Advanced Help Desk Master Gardener Training Program

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Theresa Badurek

Pinellas County Master Gardener volunteers provide solutions to thousands of citizens every year at three Lawn and Garden Help Desks. The agent recognized the need for more advanced training for Help Desk volunteers due to low confidence and over-reliance on horticulture...

Master Gardener Coordinators: Volunteer Retention, Detention, and Dismissal

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

Volunteer Retention, Detention, and Dismissal: Ideas to smooth the process.Tuesday, October 13th, 11:00 am-12:00 pm (EST)Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mg-coordinator-webinar-series-2015-october-volunteer-retention-detentio...Logon to the webinar 10 minutes ahead...

Volunteering in under-resourced communities: Challenges for urban Master Gardeners

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Sarah Eichberger

Master Gardeners are experts in gardening and food production. However, how prepared are they to work in urban areas where healthy food access is limited? This webinar will focus on the results of a study that investigated the challenges of the engagement process associated...

Growing Apples for Homeowners Using IPM

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 12:30 pm EST

Growing Apples for Homeowners Using IPM was a 90-minute webinar designed for Extension Master Gardeners and Extension Educators to learn more about integrated pest management of home apple trees. The webinar has been upgraded to a Learning Module at:...

Growing Conifers for Homeowners Using IPM

Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm EST

Growing Conifers for Homeowners Using Integrated Pest Management was a 90-minute webinar designed for Extension Master Gardeners and Extension Educators to learn more about integrated pest management of conifers. The recorded webinar is now available as part of a LEARNING...

Sustainable Roses Series: Integrated Pest Management of the Rose

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 11:00 am EST

Everyone knows that rose gardening can be very challenging in Florida due to climate, insect pressures and disease incidence. This webinar is designed to introduce extension agents, master gardeners and advanced home gardeners to IPM techniques that will make rose...

Sustainable Roses Series: Cultivar Selection – Right Plant, Right Place for the Right Person

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar is designed to give extension agents, master gardeners and advanced home gardeners an in depth look at selection of appropriate rose cultivars for Florida. We will examine different garden situations and teach participants how to select appropriate cultivars...

Sustainable Roses Series: General Care

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar is designed to give extension agents, master gardeners and advanced home gardeners an introduction to culture of roses in Florida. Topics to be covered include classification systems, site selection, nutrition management, proper irrigation and potential pests...

Webinar: Wildlife Control Training for Master Gardeners

Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Stephen M. Vantassel, Raj Smith

This WDM training manual for Master Gardener volunteers provides methods for managing wildlife damage, based on applied research, for a variety of different species. We recommend the latest control techniques within a framework of Integrated Pest Management (IPM). We offer...

State of the Florida Master Gardener Program

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Tom Wichman

Review the 2013 Florida Master Gardener program year and hear the results of the 2013 annual report. Then, look forward to 2014 and beyond to see what exciting things are in store for the nearly 5,000 Master Gardeners in Florida.