Henderson County Extension Office: Master Gardener Program
By Jerri McCombs, Broker/Owner, Hendersonville Living
(Dogwood Real Estate Services)
Henderson County Extension Office: Master Gardener Program I have used Extension Offices all over the country, wherever I lived, for many decades. They have assisted me in my diseased plants, showed me how to properly amend the soil, and they have taught me how to prevent poisoning myself and others in canning, just to name a few things. I have been hearing about the Master Gardening program for years and have always wanted to go through the program. They take a certain number of people each year, educate them through weekly classes, and then these graduates volunteer in various capacities over the year. It is a great program, and the learning is intense and massive. This year I finally took the plunge! I am in the 5th week of the program I think, and the book we are using is packed w...