Frontier District sponsors master garden training

By The Herald Staff

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The Frontier Extension District is taking applications for the Master Gardner Training, which will take place this fall. The deadline to register is 5 p.m. Aug. 20.

The program consists of learning about plant biology, soils, flowers, trees and shrubs, plus lawn care, fruits, vegetables, indoor plants, insects, diseases and pesticides.

The classes will be  1-4 p.m. Thursdays via zoom, Sept. 2 through Dec. 16, with the exception of Nov. 25. The zoom meetings will be recorded for those missing a session. In addition to the zoom meetings, there will be in-class meeting to re-enforce what you learned from the presenters through the zoom meetings and to tell you about our local Master Gardener Program. The three in-class trainings are Oct. 4, Nov. 8 and Dec. 20. Times and locations are yet to be determined.