Master Gardeners Association of Rogers County
The Master Gardeners Association of Rogers County (MGARC) aspires to train volunteers to be effective community educators in gardening and environmental stewardship. Volunteers are trained by OSU faculty and staff. Leadership for the Roger County MG program is provided by the Rogers County Extension Horticulturist, John Haase.
Master Gardener Class Information
The 2018 Master Gardeners course is currently ongoing. Applications for the 2019 course (beginning in November 2019) will be available in the fall. The 2019 Master Gardener Classes for Rogers County residents will begin November 30, 2019. Classes will be held from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Thursdays (with a break over the holidays) in the Rogers County Building and run 14 weeks through the end of March, 2020. Topics to be covered include botany, turf grass, entomology, fruits and nuts, vegetable gardening, annuals/ perennials, native plants and pollinators, and many many more. Classes are conducted by OSU faculty or OSU extension horticulturalists.
There is a $175.00 fee for the class. Two field trips, resource notebooks, and field books are covered in the cost of the class.
Contact John Haase, the Rogers County OSU extension horticulturalist, for more information.
CLICK HERE to view a brochure about Master Gardener classes.
CLICK HERE to read the December 2017 Value News article about the Rogers County Master Gardeners.
Current Volunteer Projects
The Master Gardeners are involved in a wide range of local projects. CLICK HERE to take a look at the current list.