Agriculture & Natural Resources
Master Gardeners Extension Volunteers
Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Training Program
The purpose of the Master Gardener program is to train volunteers to complement, enhance, and support the educational efforts of the local UGA Extension office. As such, the Carroll County Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Program is a selective process. In order to be considered for the volunteer training program, you must fill out all forms and applications, submit a check for training fees (refundable if not selected) and complete an interview.
If selected to be a Master Gardener Extension Volunteer trainee, you will be required to complete a background check, attend all training classes and programs, and volunteer 50 hours within twelve months after graduation.
Applications are now available and due December 1st, 2014. For an application
packet go to this link. (PDF)
If you have any questions concerning the Master Gardener Extension Volunteer program in Carroll County, you may contact our office at (770)836-8546.
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- The Junior Master Gardener Program
Junior Master Gardener Program
The Carroll County Junior Master Gardener (JMG) Program is a fun and interactive program where youth 3rd - 5th grade can learn about gardening, horticulture and much more all in a fun and educational “hands-on” environment.
For more information visit the JMGKids National Site. To join the Carroll County program contact our office for more information.