Master Gardener Basic Training: Elk County

Do you have keen interest in gardening, a willingness to learn more, and a strong desire to help others learn? Join us and start your path to becoming a Penn State Master Gardener!

Help Elk County residents with gardening questions and concerns and keep them updated with the most recent garden information.

Help Elk County residents with gardening questions and concerns and keep them updated with the most recent garden information.

Date and Location

When (Date/Time)

Oct 5, 2017 5:30 PM to Feb 22, 2018 8:30 PM

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Classes held Thursday evenings from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM beginning on October 5th.

Topics

  • Basic Botany
  • Soils Health & Fertilizer
  • Management/Composting
  • The Vegetable Garden
  • Communications
  • Controlling Pests Safely
  • Indoor Plants
  • Plant Diseases
  • Weeds/Invasive Species
  • Native Plants
  • Plant Diagnostics
  • Lawn Care
  • Small Fruits
  • Woody Ornamentals
  • Plant Propagation
  • Pruning Ornamental Plants
  • Basic Entomology
  • Herbaceous Plants
  • Tree Fruits

Cost

The cost for this training is $200, and includes 18 classes, materials and the 800-page Master Gardener Manual.

For extensive information on the Master Gardener program, see How to Become a Master Gardener.

Contact Information

Contact

Phone

814-776-5331