How do Master
Gardeners volunteer their time?
gardening Q&A articles for the Journal News
site visit for homeowners
lectures to garden clubs and other groups through our Speakers'
demonstration gardens such as those at Hart's Brook Park in Greenburgh
and Hilltop Hanover Farm in Yorktown Heights
and giving technical guidance to school gardens
the Home Garden Lecture Series consisting of a series of six monthly
lectures given by local horticulture experts
does the training program cover?
Plants and Their Maintenance
Pathology and Entomology
and Organic Gardening
of Nuisance Wildlife
Vegetables and Herbs
How do I apply
for acceptance into the Master Gardener Volunteer Program?
must be a resident of Westchester County to apply for the CCE Westchester
Master Gardener Volunteer Program.
must complete an application and furnish two personal references
with your application.
interviews will be conducted from a pool of qualified applicants.
often is training offered?
-The Master Gardener training is held in collaboration with other Hudson Valley Extension Offices and is held on an as needed basis.
there a fee?
The fee is determined at the time of the training.
here to see the brochure describing the MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM.
We are not accepting applications for the MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER TRAINING, but you may call 914-285-3590 and leave your contact information
to be added to our database for the next Master Gardener training.