Class is from 6-9pm on Thursdays at the Lake Monticello Clubhouse. Just tell the gate security that you are a MG.
CLASS WILL BE HELD EVEN IF FLUVANNA SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED UNLESS YOU ARE NOTIFIED VIA EMAIL,
We are trying to set up the Landscape Class for April 17 at 6pm. We’ll let you know as soon as it is confirmed.
|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||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.