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September 21, 2020 All Day
Cooperative Extension Center 173 South Grand Street Cobleskill, NY
Become a Master Gardener Volunteer!
Join us for Master Gardener Training – Fall 2020
The CCE Master Gardener Volunteer Program is accepting applications for new volunteers through August 14, 2020.
Our next training begins on September 21, 2020. Feel free to contact us anytime!
What is the Master Gardener Program?
- An integral component of Extension’s outreach program, educating home gardeners, consumers of horticultural products, youths in after-school programs, physically and mentally challenged individuals, and senior residents.
- Neighbors teaching neighbors about landscapes, vegetables and fruits, herbs, houseplants, beneficial and harmful insects, plant diseases, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), native plants and pollinators, soils, composting, invasive species, and more.
- A corps of volunteers trained by Cornell Cooperative Extension in the horticultural sciences and the art of gardening.
Cornell Cooperatve Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities. Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties prior to the program.