University of Maryland Extension

Montgomery County

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Archived Handouts and Presentations

2015 Monthly Meeting Talks: September 2015: Eric Wenger Building and Maintaining Lawns July 2015: Lisa Kuder Why We Need Bees (presentation), Landscaping practices for nesting bees , Native plants to attract bees , Butterfly gardens May 2015: Jeannine Dorothy Mosquitoes January 2015: Cheryl Corson...

Sewing for a Cause!

The Central Cluster will be hosting a community service opportunity for all 4-H members carrying, and anyone thinking about carrying, the sewing project. Please come and join us on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the Howard County Fairgrounds ( 2210 Fairgrounds Rd, West Friendship, MD 21794 ) from 9 am...

EFNEP Staff

----------- For more information, please contact: Linda Ashburn 301-590-2821 lashburn@umd.edu Last updated: 9/22/17

What is EFNEP?

What is EFNEP? The E xpanded F ood and N utrition E ducation P rogram (EFNEP) provides free basic nutrition and physical activity education classes to youth, adults and families. Classes are taught in a series and each class has 3 parts: a brief lesson, food demonstration and a physical activity...

Close Encounters With Agriculture Scripts for MGs

Click on the links below to view and download the appropriate script for your volunteer activity. Barn Barn Ag Products Script Barn Logistics Barn Relay Setup Beef Dairy Goats Pigs Environment How to Play the Habitat Game Ordered Talking Points for Stream Buffer Shepherd Duties Soils Script with...

Derwood Demo Garden

The Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens, located at the Agricultural Farm History Park, Derwood MD, are open to the public from dawn until dusk, 365 days a year for self-guided tours. To schedule guided tours by a Master Gardener, call 301-590-9650 Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm, March though...

Gardening Problems?

Montgomery County Master Gardeners provide a variety of resources to assist you in solving your gardening problems. We have weekly and monthly plant clinics at various locations around the County, where you may bring your questions and pick up information sheets on various topics. You may also...

Volunteer Opportunities

After completing the Montgomery County training program, a Master Gardener Intern must complete a minimum of 45 volunteer hours in order to become a Master Gardener. To remain an active Master Gardener after that first year, a minimum of 25 hours volunteer time per calendar year is required. There...

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