2014 Class Schedule

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

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.

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