The Bluebonnet Master Gardener Assocation, serving Washington, Fayette, Colorado and Austin Counties, is hosting two open houses the first week in January 2019. Cerfified Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer questions about the Master Gardener Program and how they serve the community by assisting the area’s AgriLife Extension Agents in educating the public about gardening. The Master Gardeners will accept applciations for the 2019 intensive training class which is required to acheive Master Gardener cerfitification. The series of classes start January 17, 2019 and run through April 25, 2019 in La Grange.
The series of classes taught by experts in various area of horticulture consist of both class room instruction and field trips. Instruction consists of fact-based non-biased information about horticulture. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is the sponsor of the Master Gardener Program in Texas and provides many of the expert instructors and resources for the training class.