About Us:

UGA Extension agents, staff and trained volunteers keep local communities informed through county Extension offices. We offer reliable information and programs in the areas of agriculture, food, families, the environment, and 4-H youth development. Let us help you learn, grow, and do more!
UGA Extension Office

Master Gardener Class Agenda

2019 Class Agenda with PowerPoint Presentations

January 3 - Introduction to Extension and the Master Gardener Program by Amanda Tedrow  

January 8 - Basic Botany by Robert Wyatt

January 10 - Plant Physiology by Gary Wade

January 15 - Soil and Plant Nutrition by William Carlan

January 17 - Basic Entomology  and Using the Pest Control Handbook by Paul Guillebeau

January 22 - Insects of Woody Ornamentals and Turf by Paul Guillebeau

January 24 - Urban Trees by Rodney Walters

January 29 - Plant Pathology/Diseases of Woody Ornamentals and Turf by Jean Williams-Woodward

January 31 - Vegetable Gardening, and Crop Rotation by Amanda Tedrow

February 5 - Invasive Plants by David Coyle

February 7 - Integrated Pest Management by Amanda Tedrow

February 12 - Mid-point exam;  Herb Gardening by Pam Butts

February 14 - Small Fruit Production and Tree Fruits by Steve Brady

February 19 - Propagation of Ornamental Plants by Paul Thomas

February 21 - Developing a Waterwise Landscape by Amanda Tedrow; Composting by Suki Janssen

February 26 - Ornamental Care in the Landscape by Matthew Chappel

February 28 - Nuisance Wildlife by Michael Foster

March 5 - Insects and Diseases of Vegetables by Amanda Tedrow

March 7 - Turf Selection and Maintenance (part 1) by Gerald Henry Part 2, Part 3

March 12 - Landscape Design by David Berle

March 14 - Annuals, Perennials, and Bulbs by Shelly Prescott

March 19 - Leadership/Communications/Gardening with Youth by Sheri Dorn

March 21 - Weed Identification and Control by Amanda Tedrow

March 26 - Selecting Woody Ornamentals by Tim Smalley

March 28 - Make up Day

April 2 - Final Exam, Callaway Building

April 4 - Reception, Day Chapel 6:00 PM