A few weeks ago, my fellow MG trainees and I finished our four-month training program and began in earnest to put in the 60 hours we’ve commited to volunteering in our first year. I’ll be making occassional posts about my experiences as a Master Gardener, but wanted to offer some observations on what I’ve learned so far.

  1. As with any good educational program, I finished it realizing how little I know. Even though I’ve been gardening regularly now for about eight years, all the classes underscored for me (more…)