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TEXARKANA, Ark. –
Red Dirt Master Gardeners in Miller County is now accepting applications for basic
training. Anyone interested in becoming a Master Gardener may apply to be accepted
into the 40-hour Master Gardener training program offered by the University Of Arkansas
Division Of Agriculture. This 40 hour program includes training on lawn care; ornamental
trees and shrubs; fire ant and other insects; disease and weed management; soils and
plant nutrition; vegetable and flower gardening; home fruit production; irrigation
and much more!
If you are interested in attending this year’s classes, they will be held October
25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, November 3rd, and 4th, 2015 in Texarkana, AR. All classes will be held from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM. Cost of the
training is $125.
You may apply if you live in Miller and surrounding counties in Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana,
or Oklahoma. For more information, our office is located at 400 Laurel, Suite 215,
Texarkana, AR or call (870) 779-3609. Get your application online at http://uaex.uada.edu/counties/miller/Master_Gardener_Application-2016.pdf
or call our office at 870-779-3609.The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Services offers its programs to all eligible persons
regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin,
religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any
other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate or need materials in another
format, please contact your County Extension office as soon as possible. Dial 711
for Arkansas Relay.
By Jennifer Caraway County Extension Agent - AgricultureThe Cooperative Extension ServiceU of A System Division f Agriculture
Media Contact: Jennifer Caraway County Extension Agent - Agriculture
U of A Division of Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
400 Laurel Street, Suite 215 Texarkana AR 71854
The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service is an equal opportunity/equal
access/affirmative action institution. If you require a reasonable accommodation to
participate or need materials in another format, please contact your County Extension
office (or other appropriate office) as soon as possible. Dial 711 for Arkansas Relay.
The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible
persons regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national
origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information,
or any other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity