What's New with the

Albuquerque Master Gardeners?

 

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News  ~  Events  ~  Things to See and Do

 

 

 The Albuquerque Tomato Fiesta

is coming up on Sunday, August 27!

Join us at our biggest event of the year!

Family friendly and loads of fun!

CLICK HERE for more info!

 

 

A warm welcome to our intern class of 2017!

Members of the general public who are

interested in applying for our 2018 classes

may click here for more information.

 


 

 Past News

 

 

 

Congratulations to our graduating intern class of 2016

 and welcome to the Master Gardener family!

 We are looking forward to a great 2017 with you!

 

 

The registration period for the 2017 Master Gardener class

is now closed.  Thank you to all those who applied!

Those who have been accepted to the 2017 class

will be phoned no later than October 1, 2016.

 

 

The 2017 Master Gardener application is now available!

CLICK HERE to apply for the 2017 year!

 

 

Would you like to become a Master Gardener?

The Master Gardener class for the 2017 year

will begin on Tuesday, January 10, 2017

and continue through part of April 2017.

Applications will be available ONLINE ONLY

here on the website beginning Monday, August 15, 2016.

There will be an informational recruitment meeting on

Thursday, August 11, 2016, 4:00 - 5:30 PM

at the Albuquerque Garden Center at 10120 Lomas Blvd. NE.

This is a very important meeting and all prospective

new students are strongly encouraged to attend.

Registration preference will be given to those

who attend the meeting.

 

 

Come visit the Master Gardeners at local Growers' Markets!

Master Gardeners have information tables at the following

Growers' Markets around town for the summer of 2016:

Downtown (Robinson Park)

East Mountains (Mountain Christian Church)

Los Ranchos

 

 

The Master Gardener Hotline starts on March 1!

Do you have gardening questions?

Call our Hotline beginning March 1!

Phone numbers and additional information

are in our Resources section (top menu).

 

 

A warm welcome to our intern class of 2016!

Members of the general public who are

interested in applying for our 2017 classes

may click here for more information.

 

 

Select Master Gardener classes are now available

to the public!  Classes are held at 1:00 PM on Tuesdays,

January through April.  Cost is only $5 per class!

CLICK HERE to visit our Upcoming Events page

(under Events & Recruiting in the top menu)

for our public class schedule.

 

 

Congratulations to our graduating intern class of 2015

and welcome to the Master Gardener family!

We are looking forward to a great 2016 with you!

 

 

Registration for the 2016 Master Gardener class is now closed.

Thank you for your interest in our program!

Please check back with us next August for the 2017 class.

 

 

Tomato Fiesta ON TELEVISION AND RADIO!

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Teresa Edens, our illustrious Head Tomato and chair of the Tomato Fiesta,

will be on TV and radio this coming week to let Albuquerque know all about

the upcoming Tomato Fiesta on August 23.  Here's her schedule:

 

Monday, August 17: KASA 2 TV some time in the morning before 8:00 AM.  Live TV!

 

Thursday, August 20: KOB 4 TV, "Good Day New Mexico" with Casey Messer.

 

Thursday, August 20: KKOB 770 AM radio around 8:45 AM.

Don't miss Teresa on TV and radio -- and see you at the Tomato Fiesta on Sunday, August 23!

CLICK HERE to learn more about the Tomato Fiesta!

 

 

The application for the 2016 Master Gardener class

will be available on our website on Monday, August 17.

If you are interested in becoming a Master Gardener

please come to a very important informational

recruitment meeting on Thursday, August 13!

CLICK HERE for more details.

 

 

Come see us at Master Gardener Day at Osuna Nursery - Saturday, May 2

Gardening Talk: "Vegetables in the Garden" by Peter Sinanian, 10:00 - 11:00 AM

"Ask a Master Gardener" at the Master Gardener Table, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Osuna Nursery, 501 Osuna Rd. NE

 

 

Want the best heirloom tomato plants for your garden?

Visit the Spring Fair and Plant Sale at the

Albuquerque Garden Center on April 24 and 25!

Master Gardeners will have an entire room of

heirloom tomato plants for you to choose from!

Experts will be on hand to answer your tomato questions.

Friday, April 24, 1-7 PM and Saturday, April 25, 8-12 noon

 

 

Select Master Gardener classes are now available

to the public!  Classes are held at 1:00 PM on Tuesdays,

January 13 through March 31.  Cost is only $5 per class!

Click here for the public class schedule.

 

 

A warm welcome to our intern class of 2015!

Members of the general public who are

interested in applying for our 2016 classes

may click here for more information.

 

 

Congratulations to our graduating intern class of 2014

and welcome to the Master Gardener family!

We are looking forward to a great 2015 with you!

 

 

Registration for the 2015 Master Gardener class is now closed!

Thank you for your interest in our program.

Please check back with us next August for the 2016 class.

 


Check out the Master Gardeners' Urban Farm Oasis at the

NMSU Bernalillo County Extension Office!

More information here at their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/UrbanFarmDemonstrationGarden

 

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