The Professional Pest Manager's School offers category and core recertification credits that help you keep up with changes in regulations, product information, and your roles and responsibilities as a pesticide applicator.
Backyard Gardeners Series. Take advantage of the early spring to plant crops that love the cool weather! Learn what crops may be planted and when, including lettuce, spinach, swiss chard, radishes, kohlrabi, peas, potatoes, onions. Get an early start on the planting and you may be eating from your garden in April!
Jim Welshans, Retired Turfgrass Educator, Penn State Extension - Dauphin County
Have the Best Pollinator Habitat Garden in your neighborhood! Let Chester County Master Gardeners teach you all you will need to know about attracting and keeping these important partners in your garden.
Let Chester County Master Gardeners teach you how to design, grow and harvest tasty herbs and create a dazzling herb garden!
Amateur Herbalist series. What is better than a good bowl of soup? Why one that is enhanced with herbs and cooked up quickly. Join us to learn some tips and tricks to create your own quickly prepared herbal soup. Tastings will be provided.
Please join us for this one-day garden symposium featuring multiple speakers and a choice of interesting garden-related topics. Core topics will include: Vegetable Gardening in the style of Colonial Williamsburg, Landscaping with Native Plants, and Beneficial Insects. Break-out sessions will be available with a choice of one of the following: Edible Weeds, Growing Great Blueberries, and Garden Trends (New Plants/New Ideas).
GardenWise is a one day school for gardeners sponsored by Penn State York County Master Gardeners.
Shirley Halk, Master Gardener, Penn State Extension - Dauphin County
Eric Vorodi, Certified Arborist, Registered Consulting Arborist, and Certified Tree Rick Assessor
Learn how to grow your own tasty mushrooms with Chester County Master Gardeners.
George Weigel, News Gardening Columnist, Harrisburg Patriot, and Professional Landscaper
Learn about pollinator-friendly plants to include in or near your vegetable plantings.
Learn about the care involved in growing lavender.
Learn how to identify and prevent vegetable diseases
This class will feature how to grow your herbs in containers.
There will be a discussion on savory and herbal tasks in the summer garden
Tuesday mornings, 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, August 19 through December 16, 2015. Classes shared between Berks and Schuylkill Counties.
Application deadline is Friday, May 15, 2015 and the training will be held every Wednesday evening from August 19 to December 9.
York County will be looking for new Master Gardener volunteers in 2016.