Sign up now for the Spring 2014 Alaska Master Gardener Online Class!
February 18, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Sign up here for the Spring 2014 Alaska Master Gardener Online Course!
Included in your registration fee of $300 is the manual used in the course:Sustainable Gardening: Alaska Master Gardener Manual
The Alaska Master Gardener Online Course is an intensive, sustainable gardening class specific to Alaska growing conditions. This is a self-paced, Online course offered through Blackboard Learn. To become an Alaska Master Gardener, students must volunteer at least 40 hours of their time. One example of a volunteer activity is writing for the Alaska Master Gardener Blog.
The Alaska Master Gardener Curriculum includes lessons on botany, starting plants, soil, composting, season extension, greenhouses, landscaping, house plants, entomology, pest management, plant disease diagnostics and sustainable gardening. The course also covers growing vegetables, fruits, berries and flowers.
Note: Students must complete 40 hours of volunteer service to become an Alaska Master Gardener.
To see if there is a classroom-based Alaska Master Gardener Course offered where YOU live,click here.
The deadline to register for the course is February 17, 2014. Additionally, this is the last day you may request a refund for the class.
The Alaska Master Gardener Online Course is ideal for those who:
- Want to study Sustainable Gardening in Alaska and volunteer 40 hours of their time to teach others what they learned.
- Enjoy a self-paced, Online learning opportunity.
Alaska Master Gardener Blog
Alaska Master Gardeners volunteer their time by writing for the Alaska Master Gardener Blog.
If you would like to write for the Alaska Master Gardener blog, then contact us.