The Pryor Times

January 10, 2014

Master gardening training planned

PRYOR, OK — Pryor Times

Wagoner and Mayes County OSU Cooperative Extension Services will be holding a joint Master Gardener training program from Feb. 10  to April 24. There will be one class each week.

Training topics include Botany, Soils, Entomology, Plant Pathology, Vegetable Gardening, Fruits and Nuts, Woody Ornamentals, Turf grass, Herbaceous Ornamentals and Pesticide Safety.

Courses will be taught by OSU area and state specialists and the county educators. Participants are expected to complete some horticulture-related volunteer work.  The cost of the training is $75. Deadline to enroll is Monday, Feb. 3. To learn more about the program, contact Michael Rose at the Mayes County OSU Cooperative Extension Office at 918-825-3241 or