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Current Master Gardener Students

Assignments

MG Handbook link:

Class 1, Sept. 20, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 1: Introductions and Policies
  • MG Chapter 3: Roots (pages 7-10)
  • MG Chapter 5: Sols and Fertilizers (pages 2-7)

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 2, Oct. 4, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 5: Soils and Fertilizers (pages 2-7)
  • MG Chapter 14: Weeds
  • MG Chapter 15: Turfgrass

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 3, Oct. 18, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 8: Backyard Composting
  • MG Chapter 3: Stems (pages 7-10)

Homework Assignment

Class 4, Nov. 1, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 12: Rodents, Birds and Other Pests

  • MG Chapter 3: Stems (pages 7-10)

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 5, Nov. 15, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter  24: Greenhouses (pages 10- 15)

  • MG Chapter 3: Flowers (pages 7-10)

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 6, Nov. 22, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 18: Woody Landscape Plants

Other suggested reading (optional)

Class 7, Dec. 6, 2019

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 6: Horticulture Equipment Management
  • MG Chapter 7: Plant Management
  • MG Chapter 3: Basic Botany (pages 2-3)

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 8, Dec. 20, 2019

No Reading Assignments

Homework Assignment (if you missed Class 8)

Class 9, Jan. 10, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 23: Small Fruits

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 10, Jan. 24, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 22: Fruit Trees

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 11, Jan. 31, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 5: Soils and Fertilizers (pages 8-15)
  • MG Chapter 19: Herbaceous Ornamentals

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 12, Feb. 14, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter  9: Pesticide Management and Safety
  • MG Chapter 11: Insect Management
  • MG Chapter 16: Landscaping

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 13, Feb. 28, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 10: Basic Entomology
  • MG Chapter 17: Landscape Plants

Other suggested reading (optional)

Class 14, Mar. 13, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 25: Organic Gardening
  • MG Chapter 20: Principles of Vegetable Culture
  • MG Chapter 21: Vegetables

Other suggested reading (optional)

Homework Assignment

Class 16, May 8th, 2020

Handbook Chapters and Other Pertinent Publications

  • MG Chapter 13: Plant Disease and Diagnosis Management

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