• Marlene Mayes (right) with students at Auerfarm. Photo: Sarah Bailey

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New Courses: Fundamentals of Home Gardening

Learn the fundamental concepts of horticulture, as taught by UConn Extension  educators and specialists. Based on UConn’s Master Gardener curriculum, this four-part, online series can be taken at your own pace, at times that work for you. Choose just the modules you’re interested in or complete all four sections to earn a certificate of completion in Fundamentals of Home Gardening. 

Classes begin now and run through May 2022. Registration information is posted on https://bit.ly/ExtensionStore. Questions? Email sarah.bailey@uconn.edu.

2022 Schedule

The 2022 UConn Master Gardener training program will begin in January 2022 and is scheduled as follows:

  • Stamford – Mondays
  • Norwich – Tuesdays
  • Torrington - Wednesdays
  • New Haven – Thursday evenings ONLINE
  • Tolland – Fridays

All classes are 9 AM – 1 PM unless otherwise noted. Classes will be held in-person if conditions allow, with the exception of New Haven. The application will be available here in mid-August.

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  • New Online Courses: Fundamentals of Home Gardening
    Learn the fundamental concepts of horticulture, as taught by UConn Extension  educators and specialists. Based on UConn’s Master Gardener curriculum, this four-part, online series can be taken at your own pace, at times that work for you. Choose just the modules you’re interested in or complete all four sections to earn a certificate of completion in Fundamentals of […]
    Posted on February 25, 2022