Thursday, June 29, 2017

Tree Workshop – Waynesboro, VA – September 15, 2017

Non-credit, online, plant identification courses from NC State and Longwood Gardens

Click HERE for the registration link 

Fresh Pick from Farm to School – Roanoke, VA – November 8 – 9, 2017

NGB Garden Grant Applications Now Available

Click HERE for more information on the National Garden Bureau Garden applications that are now available! 

Pollinator Habitat Training – Nelson County, VA – Register by July 10

Virginia Master Gardener Association 2017 Educational Event – Winchester, VA – August 27, 2017

Click HERE for more information on the Virginia Master Gardener Association 2017 Educational Event. 

2017 Field Day – Raphine, VA – August 2, 2017

Arlington/Alexandria Events

Friday, June 9, 2017

Facilitation Training Announcement

Register HERE!

Agriculture in the Classroom and Master Gardener Potential Partnership – July – August

Webinar: Improving Soil Health on Urban Farms - June 13, 2017

For more, click HERE

2017 Junior Master Gardener Specialist Training for Master Gardeners – Corinth, TX – August 1-4, 2017

Arlington/Alexandria Events

SNAP Farmers Market Map

Check out the link HERE 

VMGA Fundraising Committee – Call for Help

Farm to Summer ~ Farmers Markets and Summer Meal Programs

Check out the links down below: 

Research-backed benefits of farm to school

The "Benefits of Farm to School" fact sheet has been updated and offers a "research-based overview of the positive impacts" of the approach, which increased local economic activity, enhanced academic achievement, improved nutrition habits, and reduced food waste. Check out the fact sheet here!