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Volunteering at Plum Street Market Garden near MGM Casino

Posted by Barbara Finch on

I am volunteering here for my 40 volunteer hours to become a Certified Master Gardener this year. I'm really excited about God opening this door for me!  I started going there this week. I went for 2 hours on Tuesday and I will go for 2 hours on Thursday. The days of attendance will change as the seasons change.  I am getting flats ready with seedlings so they can be planted in various other gardens. I will keep you updated on what other hands-on gardening I do!!!

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Volunteering in the Master Gardener Program

Posted by Barbara Finch on

I have several prospects to complete the volunteering portion of the Master Gardener Program. I will probably do volunteering in several locations (to learn and have hands-on experience in several areas of gardening). I want to learn as much as I can so I can share my new knowledge with others, especially my customers.

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Finished the Book Portion of the MSU Extension Master Gardener Course

Posted by Barbara Finch on

I finished the book portion with a score of 100% on all quizzes and 93% on the final. Now I only have to do the volunteering portion of the course before I become a certified MSU Extension Master Gardener! I'm so excited!!!

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MSUE Master Gardener Course

Posted by Barbara Finch on

I started the MSU Extension Master Gardener course yesterday. It's looks like a hard course with both an educational and volunteer portion to it. I got a lot of information I didn't know yesterday and expect to get more every class. I know I can make it to become a MSUE Master Gardener with God's help and continued blessings. After I have finished the course and become a Master Gardener, I will join the MI Master Gardeners Association, Inc. and renew my Master Gardener credentials each year.

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Master Gardener course

Posted by Barbara Finch on

I start the Master Gardener course in August 2015. I am hardly wait;  I'm so excited!!! I know that I'll be considered an expert, but learning about gardening will never end. I'll be able to answer many questions from customers, friends, and family.

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