Schedule for 2016-17

Master Gardener basic training for Westmoreland County residents

Class meeting location: 214 Donohoe Road, Greensburg, Westmoreland County

Class meeting time: 7 - 9:30 p.m.

Date, speaker and topic

October 3, 2016
Botany
Xuri Zhang

October 10, 2016
Soils and Fertilizers
Oesterling

October 17, 2016
Plant Pathology
Oesterling

October 24, 2016
Plant Problems/Weeds
Oesterling

October 31, 2016
Communications
Kindl

November 7, 2016
Entomology
Feather

November 14, 2016
Plant Propagation
Oesterling

Novenber 21, 2016
Pest Management
Oesterling

January 9, 2017
Vegetable Crops 
Oesterling 

January 16, 2017
Turfgrass
Hyatt

January 23, 2017
Woody Ornamentals 
Knauss

January 30, 2017
Indoor and Container Plants
Knauss

February 6, 2017
Native Plants
Feather

February 13, 2017
Fruit
Oesterling

February 20, 2017
Herbaceous Ornamentals
Knauss

February 27, 2017
Landscape Design
Pesci

March 6, 2017
Pruning Lecture
Oesterling

March 13, 2017
Wrap Up
Staff

March 20, 2017
Exam

March 27, 2017
Snow Date

March 11, 2017
Pruning Field Day
Gbg Garden Ctr./ Eric's
(Snow Date Mar. 18)

June 10, 2017
Ornamental Field day 
Fellows Riverside Gardens, Youngstown, Ohio