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Master Gardener Program

Thursday, March 1, 2012

MG @ Night Vegetable class
OSU Extension Service Farms & Gardens

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Eugene Water & Electric Board  |  Option 1-$150 or Option 2-$250 per term or $25 per class

Saturday, March 3, 2012

ROSE PRUNING
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $10.00 Make check payable to OSU
Growing Tree Fruits at Home
sponsored by OSU/Lane County Service

9:30 am - 12:00 pm  |  Junction City Community Center  |  $45 includes 2 dwarf apple trees; $25 without trees; pre-registration required
OMGA Board of Directors 1st Quarterly Meeting
10:00 am - 4:00 pm  |  Douglas County
BUILDING A PROPAGATION HOUSE
10:30 am - 1:30 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $10.00

Monday, March 5, 2012

“Riparian Revegetation in the Willamette Valley: A Practitioner's Guide”
Presented by: Kendra Smith

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  |  Agricultural & Life Sciences  |  Free

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Introductory Level
Madras, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  Jefferson Comunty Extension Office/COCC Bldg   |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.
Pruning: General (Indoor class)
sponsored by OSU/Lane County Service

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  EWEB  |  pre-paid $25 (registration and pre-payment required)
FRUIT TREE GRAFTING-Class is Full
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $30.00
New Perennials, Dave Doolittle
Washington County Oregon Master Gardener™ Speaker Series

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm  |  First Baptist Church,  |  Free

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Growing Farms
Successful Whole Farm Management Workshop Series

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  $275 for an individual or $450 for 2 members of farm team
Irrigation and Water Conservation Strategies
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Hood River Valley Christian Church  |  $10.00 at the door

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Introductory Level
Redmond, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  Sage Elementary School  |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.
MG @ Night Fertilizer class
OSU Extension Service Farms & Gardens

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Eugene Water & Electric Board  |  Option 1-$150 or Option 2-$250 per term or $25 per class

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Rose Pruning Clinic
OSU Wasco County Master Gardeners

9:00 am - 11:00 am  |  Sorosis Park  |  Free
Tilth Workshop Presentation & Four Season Gardening
9:00 am - 3:30 pm  |  Hood River Valley Christian Church  |  $10.00 at the door
Secrets of the Tomato Masters
9:00 am - 11:30 am  |  Milwaukie Center  |  Free
Pruning Demonstration
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  Off Campus  |  Free

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Secrets of the Tomato Masters
Clackamas County Master Gardeners™ Free Lectures

9:00 am - 11:30 am  |  Milwaukie Center  |  Free

Monday, March 12, 2012

“Trees, Truffles and Beasts: How Forests Function”
Presented by: Jim Trappe

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  |  Agricultural & Life Sciences  |  Free

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Introductory Level
Prineville, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  4-H Building  |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Introductory Level
Bend, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  OSU Cascade Hal, COCC Campus  |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Well Water Tests
Test your well for Coliform Bacteria

all day  |  Off Campus  |  $25 - cash or check payable to OSU Extension
PRUNING AND WINE BALANCE-see new information
Why, How, When

9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $20.00 make check payable to OSU
Growing Tree Fruits at Home
sponsored by OSU/Lane County Service

10:00 am - 12:30 pm  |  LCC Florence campus  |  $45 includes 2 dwarf apple trees; $25 without trees; pre-registration required
MG @ Night Home Composting class
OSU Extension Service Farms & Gardens

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Eugene Water & Electric Board  |  Option 1-$150 or Option 2-$250 per term or $25 per class

Saturday, March 17, 2012

READY-SET-GROW for BEGINNERS
4 Classes in One Day for Beginner Gardeners

8:30 am - 4:15 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $15.00 all four classes
Pruning & Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm  |  Hood River Valley Christian Church  |  $10.00 at the door
Growing Tree Fruits at Home
sponsored by OSU/Lane County Service

9:30 am - 12:00 pm  |  EWEB (Eugene Water and Electric Board)  |  $45 includes 2 dwarf apple trees; $25 without trees; pre-registration required
Master Food Preserver-Baking Classes-Complex Pastry Doughs
OSU/Lane County Extension Service

9:30 am - 2:30 pm  |  Community of Christ Church  |  $50
HOS Fruit Propagation Fair (Scion Exchange)
10:00 am - 4:00 pm  |  Clackamas County Fairgrounds, Main Pavilion  |  HOS member/$4 per person; $8 per family Non-member/$6 per person; $10 per family. Become a member at the gate and admission is FREE.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Master Gardener Entomology Class
with Allison Walston

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Hood River Valley Christian Church  |  $10.00 at the door

Thursday, March 22, 2012

PRESSURE COOKING: FAST, FRUGAL & FUN
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $15.00 make check payable to FFEV
MG @ Night Entomology class
OSU Extension Service Farms & Gardens

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Eugene Water & Electric Board  |  Option 1-$150 or Option 2-$250 per term or $25 per class

Friday, March 23, 2012

Master Food Preserver-Comfort Food-Stuffed Breads
OSU/Lane County Extension Service

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm  |  Community of Christ Church  |  $15 per class or $35 for all 3 classes in the series

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Healthy Soils for a Successful Garden
Central Oregon - "Successful Gardening Series"

9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  COCC Madras Campus  |  Class $29 or all three Classes $69
LIVING ON THE LAND
2nd Annual Land Stewardship Conference

9:00 am - 5:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $40.00

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

ROCK-THE-CROCK
Slow Cookery Secrets

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $10.00 Make check payable to FFEV
Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Advanced Level
Bend, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  OSU Cascade Hal, COCC Campus  |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.
WHAT YOU EAT CAN KILL YOU
if you don't watch out!

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $5.00

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

MG Class-Weeds and Why Gardeners Hate Them
Vern Holm, NW Weed Management Coordinator

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Hood River Valley Christian Church  |  $10.00 at the door
Growing Vegetables in Central Oregon - Advanced Level
Prineville, OR

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  COCC Bldg  |  Free but you MUST register for these classes as seating is limited.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Soil Amendments & Cover Crops
"Brown Bag Lunch & Learn at the Demo Garden"

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm  |  OSU Extension Service Office  |  Free
EARLY BLOOMERS
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  |  OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center  |  $5.00

Saturday, March 31, 2012

Fertilize Yer Mind Garden Seminar
9:00 am - 4:00 pm  |  Southwestern Oregon Community College  |  $25.00