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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...

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.

Solve Pest Problems: A New Resource for Master Gardeners and the Public

Upcoming - Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Weston Miller

Click on the 'location' link to pre-register. This webinar is part of the 2020 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Join Weston Miller (OSU Extension) for an introduction to an upcoming resource for Master...

Advanced Help Desk Master Gardener Training Program

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 11:00 am EST

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...

Organic Pesticides for Home Gardens

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardener Advanced Training series. In this advanced pesticide course, the presenter will discuss the breadth of organic pesticides available for home gardeners, and what makes them "organic." Topics covered will include insecticides,...

‘First Look’: OSU Research on Native Plants in the PNW Garden

Monday, October 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Join us for a special offering in the OSU Extension Master Gardener Advanced Training webinar series. “First Look” invites Oregon State...

“First Look” Reading a Pesticide Label to Protect Bees

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join us for a special offering in the 2019 OSU Extension Master Gardener Advanced Training webinar series. “First Look” invites Oregon State University students to share their research projects and results with Master Gardeners.Matthew Bucy, an undergraduate research assistant...

NeVC: Using a Blog to Reach Master Gardeners

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 11:55 am EDT - Presented by Julie Weisenhorn

Using a Blog to Reach Master Gardeners-- The Master Gardener Program has been part of Extension since 1972 and communication methods have evolved across county lines - and across state lines. Today, we must communicate statewide and nationwide - quickly. Social media tools are...

Adapting Dry Farming Techniques to Vegetable Gardens

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Garrett

This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Intrigued by dry farming techniques but not sure how to implement in your own garden or Master Garden demonstration garden? In this...

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...

Managing the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug with biological control

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardener Advanced Training series. Ongoing efforts to manage Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) in the Pacific Northwest will benefit from the arrival of the samurai wasp, a specialist parasitoid of BMSB eggs. This presentation will identify...

Tree Stewards: Case Study of Two Virginia Urban Tree Volunteer Programs

Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Virginia has developed two, successful urban tree citizen volunteer programs, called Tree Stewards. The Virginia Extension Master Gardener (MG) Tree Steward program offers advanced training to MG volunteers, including education on health, assessment, selection and care of...

Japanese Beetles in Oregon

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardeners Advanced Training Series. In 2016, Japanese beetles were trapped in high numbers in the Portland area. The Oregon Department of Agriculture is working to eradicate Japanese beetle hot spots in Portland, and OSU Extension is helping with...

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...

The latest research on bees in the garden: Results from the Oregon State University Garden Ecology Lab

Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Gail Langellotto

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.In this behind-the-scenes peek, research entomologist Dr. Gail Langellotto (OSU Department of Horticulture) will share results from the OSU...

Status of Boxwood Blight in Oregon

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardeners Advanced Training series. Boxwood blight continues to be a problem in more landscapes and nurseries in the PNW. Learn about where this fungal disease has moved to, how to recognize it from other disease problems and run a model to...

Never doubt how a small, thoughtful and committed pollinator habitat (in your garden) can change the world

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardener Advanced Training Series. Pollinator populations are under stress from all sides. Be it from habitat loss and fragmentation, pesticide exposure, or the spread of new diseases, pollinators face many challenges. The good news is that these...

Twitter #Hashtags for conferences, causes, chats, and connecting with people of similar interests.

Friday, October 7, 2011 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Karen Jeannette, Stephen Judd, John Dorner

How do you... *Capture the best ideas, resources, and energy from an event or conference? *Expand an events recognition and reach? *Continue learning from your speaker or participants after an event or conference has concluded? *Meet and interact with people...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Fire Ant Management Using Baits

Friday, March 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Fudd Graham, Vicky Bertagnolli, Bethany O'Rear, Charles Pinkston

Learn how to make the biology of fire ants work for you not against you. This webinar presented by Dr. Lawrence "Fudd" Graham from Auburn University will discuss fire ant baits and other control methods. It will also provide the latest information on the Pseudacteon...

Work for Extension?: What Librarians Can Do for You

Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Co-sponsored by USAIN, NAL and eXtension With Librarians: Stephanie Ritchie, Madeleine Charney and Kristen Mastel. Do you struggle to get evidence-based information for your community programming? Do you spend too much time digging for relevant materials for your...

Linking Cover Crops, Plant Pathogens, and Disease Control in Organic Tomatoes

Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Linking Cover Crops, Plant Pathogens, and Disease Control in Organic Tomatoes, by Brian McSpadden Gardener of the Ohio State University. The webinar will take place on Monday, January 21st at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM...

Master Equine Manager Certificate

Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:00 pm EST

The Master Equine Manager E-Learning Certificate Program provides horse owners and enthusiasts with a comprehensive educational program that teaches the science of horse management. The program combines focused learning opportunities with a hands-on practical evaluation. The...

Master Equine Manager Certificate

Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT - Presented by Peggy Miller-Auwerda

The Master Equine Manager E-Learning Certificate Program provides horse owners and enthusiasts with a comprehensive educational program that teaches the science of horse management. The program combines focused learning opportunities with a hands-on practical evaluation....

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...

Well Connected Communities Master Volunteer Program Overview

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Andy Crocker, Lisa Washburn, JoAnne Leatherman

The Well Connected Communities Master Volunteer Program Training is a collaboration addressing state and community health priorities (60%) underpinned by core content from the national master health volunteer model (40%). This webinar will focus on the content for top national...

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