University of Minnesota Extension
http://www.extension.umn.edu/
612-624-1222
Menu Menu

Extension > Garden > Master Gardener > Over the Backyard Fence | News from the Master Gardener director > CE Opp: 2011 Master Gardener Summer School

CE Opp: 2011 Master Gardener Summer School

| Leave a comment
Registration is now open for Master Gardener Summer School 2011.

The price is $25.00 per person and it includes a box lunch, materials, and morning and P1060811.JPGafternoon breaks.If you have a friend who is interested in the Master Gardener Program and horticulture, you are welcome to include them at the $25 price.

Space is limited, so please register now for the following locations.

You do NOT need to select your afternoon break out sessions when you register.

Maps for the sites are available on the registration websites.

Saturday, June 11
8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Extension Regional Center - Andover, MN
550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW
Andover, Minnesota 55304

Max: 200 attendees
http://www.regonline.com/MGSSAndover

Saturday, July 30
8:15 am - 4:30 pm
South Central College
1920 Lee Boulevard
North Mankato, Minnesota 55304

Max: 100 attendees
http://www.regonline.com/MGSSMankato

Saturday, August 20
8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Central Lakes College - Brainerd Campus
501 West College Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401

Max: 100 attendees
http://www.regonline.com/MGSSBrainerd



AGENDA
Reistration 8:15 - 8:45 am
General session / Hot Topic Updates -
8:45 am - noon

Presenters:
  1. Bob Mugaas: Low Maintenance Turfgrasses
  2. Jeff Hahn: Update on the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)
  3. Michelle Grabowski: Introduced Plant Pathogens
  4. Kathy Zuzek: Beyond the Emerald Ash Borer - Replacement Trees for Ash
Noon - 1:30 pm Lunch & Poster Session

Breakout Sessions  / Hands-on - 1:30 - 4:30 pm
1:30 - 2:45 pm  Breakout Session I
2:45 - 3:15 pm Break
3:15 - 4:30 pm Breakout Session II

Each of the following will be taught during Session I
(1:30 - 2:45 pm) and Session II (3:15 - 4:30). Students choose two sessions:
  1. Jeff Hahn & Michelle Grabowski: Diagnosing Plant Problems in the Landscape & Garden
  2. Kathy Zuzek: Pruning Trees and Shrubs
  3. Bob Mugaas: Turfgrass Identification and Management
  4. Karl Foord: Care & Maintenance of Small Fruits
  5. Lynne Hagen - Train-the-trainer "Noxious Weeds"
  6. Guest presenter(s)
SEE YOU THERE!
 

Leave a comment

  • © 2014 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
  • The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy