2019 Training Classes
Registration for the 2019 TN Extension Master Gardener Training Course in Madison County will begin in May and registration information will be posted at that time.
Classes will begin on August 1st and wrap up on October 24th. This year, we will be meeting on Thursdays from 1-4pm at the Madison County Extension Office.
If you are interested in becoming a Master Gardener you may contact Celeste Scott for additional information & questions regarding training & certification.
Example of Last Year's Class:
2018 Fall Master Gardener Training Schedule
Aug. 7th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex
Orientation & Introduction to TEMG
Celeste Scott/ Dr.Amy Elizer
Aug. 14th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex
Basic Botany, Physiology, & Plant Classification Dr. David Sams- Retired UT Extension Vegetable Specialist
Aug. 21st • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Soil Science, Management, and Plant Nutrition Tracy Sullivan- ANR Program Leader UT Extension
Aug. 28th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Stewardship & Water Management in the Landscape Andrea Ludwig- Stormwater Specialist UT Extension
Sept. 4th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Introduction to Pathology, Entomology, & Integrated Pest Management Celeste Scott- Horticulture Agent UT Extension
Sept. 11th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Principles of Landscape Design Carol Reese- Horticulture Specialist UT Extension
Sept. 18th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex TN Turfgrass & Weed Management in Residential Areas Celeste Scott- Horticulture Agent UT Extension
Sept. 25th 6:00 PM Ag Complex Woody Ornamentals Carol Reese- Horticulture Specialist UT Extension
Oct. 2nd • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Backyard Fruit Lee Sammons- Agriculture Agent UT Extension
Oct. 9th • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Herbaceous Ornamentals Carol Reese- Horticulture Specialist UT Extension
Oct. 16th • 9:00 AM-3:00 PM • Ag Complex Wildlife in the Home Landscape Tom Stallings- Madison County Master Gardener Bill Wyatt- Retired Agriculture Agent UT Extension
Oct. 23rd • 6:00 PM • Ag Complex Vegetables in the Home Garden Celeste Scott- Horticulture Agent UT Extension
Oct. 30th 6:00 PM Ag Complex Plant Propagation Techniques Barbara Tucker- Madison County Master Gardener Sue Anne Barnes- Madison County Master Gardener
- All classes will be held on Tuesday evenings, with the exception of possibly one Saturday workshop. We will decide on this as a class at the first session.
- All classes will be held at the Ag Complex Auditorium 309 North Parkway Jackson, TN 38305.
Links to Forms
- Mission, Vision, & Values
- Policy Statement-Volunteer Hour Requirement
- Registration Form- coming in MAY 2019
If you have additional questions about the TN Extension Master Gardener Program in Madison County, please contact Extension Agent Celeste Scott by e-mail or at 731-668-8543