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Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

Hickory County Master Gardener Program (Session 2 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...


The Master Gardener volunteer program began in the early 1970’s in response to the rapidly increasing interest in home gardening. The idea was to train knowledgeable garden volunteers to help University Extension staff deliver home gardening information to the public. Today, the Master Gardener volunteer program is recognized nationally as a means for individuals to learn and to share horticultural knowledge with others.A successful candidate for the program is anyone able and willing to donate volunteer hours in the community and/or MU Extension education programs. Course consists of ten, 3-hour sessions covering the following topics:
Understanding Soil and Plant Nutrition
Plant Growth and Development
Annual / Floral and Vegetable Production
Perennial Gardening (Trees, Shrubs, and Perennial plants)
Raised Bed and Container Grown Gardening
Insect and/or Integrated Pest Management
Fruit Trees, Bramble Berries, and Grape Production
Lawn and Turf Management
Plant Diagnostics and Disease Control

Courses will be conducted by MU Extension Specialists and other professionals.
The program inspires increased economic development and social viability in rural Missouri.

Session topic:

Raised Beds and Container Grown Gardening


For More Information
Contact the Hickory County Extension Center
Terry Halleran, Agronomy Specialist
Hickory County Extension Center
18715 Cedar Street
Hermitage, MO 65668
(417) 745 6767



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Course Fee: $125 single or $200 couples. Training fee covers the following: Grounds for Gardening resource book, Master Gardener Certification, name tag, and travel and instruction expenses for class educators. Any class you are interested in may be taken as a stand alone class at a fee of $15.00 a night. You do not have to go through the Master Gardeners program to enroll and enjoy these course offerings


William Halleran,
MU Extension in Hickory County
phone: 417-745-6767

Introduction to QuickBooks Desktop

When:  Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

3201 West 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...


Introduction to QuickBooks You'll learn how to: * Set up your company * Set up your chart of accounts * Navigate through QuickBooks * Set company preferences * Write checks * Enter and pay bills * Enter transaction * Tidbits and shortcuts * And much more


For information contact Kelly Asbury Call: 660-596-7350 or Email:  more...




Kelly Asbury,
Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
phone: 660-596-7350