2014 Class Schedule

2015 Class is from 6-9pm on Tuesdays at the Lake Monticello Firehouse.

The 2015 Class Schedule will be posted in November.

CLASS WILL BE HELD EVEN IF FLUVANNA SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED UNLESS YOU ARE NOTIFIED VIA EMAIL

Date Topic Instructor :: Position Reading Chapter Quiz Grader
23-Jan Soil/Compost/Water Irene Burke :: FMG 2, 16 and Handouts  D Lowry
30- Jan Botany Irene Burke :: FMG 1  D Deal
6- Feb Turf Norm Carlson :: Snow’s Nursery 2 and 12  W Hussey
13- Feb Landscape Snow cancelled Scott Price :: Snow’s Nursery 15- look over 13
20-Feb Pesticides IPM Guide Handouts posted Cathy Kloetzli :: Piedmont VT Ext Agent 6 and PMG overview  N Arllen
27-Feb Virginia Trees Reference list from class added Erik Filep :: Senior Forester, VA Dept of Forestry 13 – not individual trees  X
Mar1 Sat PM Plant Propagation Gene Goins, Modesto Nursery 7, 10 – not individual plants  D Jarrow
Mar1 Lunch Lunch with FMGs
Mar1 Sat AM Pruning   John Thompson :: VT Ext Agent 8 – Bring work gloves and hand pruners A Munoz-Furlong
Mar 6 Plant Diseases and Diagnosis Mary Ann Hansen :: Instructor VT Plant Clinic 4 and 5  A Munoz-Furlong
Mar 13 Help Desk – Bring laptop to class and print or have access to documents posted below Donna McCarthy :: FMG 17 (Appendix E) -FMG website Help Desk Procedures  D McCarthy
Mar 20 Fruits Handout posted Michael Lachance :: VT Ext Agent 11  I Fulk
27-Mar Flowers FMG Panel 14 – not individual plants  A Munoz-Furlong
3-Apr Entomology Cathy Kloetzli :: VT Ext Agent 3 and 4  M Hussey
10-Apr Risk Management – 6p; Herbs An Introduction – 7-9p Kimberly Mayo :: VT 4H Ext Agent ; Ann Gorrell :: Rappahannock Master Gardener Handouts in class  X
Apr-30 Final Exam Due BY EMAIL
May Final Celebration Location: TBA

There is some overlap in Chapter sections across class topics.