Master Gardener Class Now Forming

12/15/2011

Orangeburg County Clemson Extension in conjunction with Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College is again offering the Master Gardener class. The main objective of this program is to train volunteers who have an interest inhorticulture and a desire to help others.

Master Gardener is a title given to individuals that receive 40 hours of in depth horticultural training from County Extension Agents and in return agree to give 40 hours of volunteer service helping their local county Extension program in Orangeburg County.

Master Gardener training will be held at
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
Tuesdays,  Feb. 7, - May 8, from 1-4 PM.
Cost for the program is $300.
Please apply by January 13.

Master Gardener Application

Training will include topics such as basic plant botany and physiology, entomology, plant pathology, vegetable gardening, fruit culture, annuals and perennials, woody ornamentals, turf management, interior plants, pest control, basic landscaping, and identification and usage of common landscape plants.

There will be a limited number of applicants accepted to the program.
For more information or to receive an application please contact:
Morgan Judy
Orangeburg County Clemson Extension Office
803-534-6280 or judy@clemson.edu.

Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to people of all ages, regardlessof race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital or family status and is an equal opportunity employer.

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