Volunteer Activity Record

Check one 4-H Leader Master Gardener Livestock Master Master Food Preserver Codes W Caucasian N Native American H Hispanic B Black HC Handicapped A Asian If you need help filling out this form, please ask Please complete this Volunteer Activity Record each year of volunteer service and turn it into your University of Idaho Extension Office as directed by your program coordinator or UI Extension educator. Please record specific accomplishments that you are most proud of on the back of this...

Plant Management

Planting Procedures for Seeds and Transplants D. Container Grown Plants V. Watering Considerations A. Variables That Affect Plant Water Requirements G. Interfaces -The Idaho Master VII. Landscape Water Requirements 6 F. Containers 7 Further Reading 7 II. The Composting Process 2 C. Factors Affecting the Composting Process 4 B. Bins and Ventilated Containers 7 VI. Other Insect-Like Creatures 9 A. Spider Mites, Spiders, Ticks, and Scorpions Arachnida 9 D. Sowbugs and Pillbugs Crustacea 10 E....

Idaho Master Gardener Program Guidelines

University of Idaho Extension's Idaho Master Gardener Training Program Susan M. Bell, Extension Educator, Ada County, Boise The University of Idaho UI Extension's Idaho Master Gardener Program gives gardeners an opportunity not only to improve their horticultural knowledge and skills but also to serve their communities. Helping people grow is the motto of the program. University of Idaho Extension UI Extension conducts the Idaho Master Gardener Program through participating county offices in...

Position Description

Purpose of the Idaho Master Gardener Program To extend horticultural education through trained and certified volunteers. Brief Description of Idaho Master Gardener Responsibilities Volunteers answer questions in person and over the telephone about vegetable gardening, fruit trees, ornamentals, lawns, insects, and other related home horticultural topics. They also assist with public horticultural projects in the community. Volunteers may assist in the preparation of home horticulture classes....

Turfgrass Establishment and Management

Introduction to Turfgrass Culture 2 A. Preplant Weed Control 4 B. Grading and Surface Preparation 4 D. Installing the Sprinkler System 4 IV. Choosing a Turfgrass 4 B. Warm Season Grasses 6 V. Establishing the Lawn 7 C. Vegetative Planting 11 VI. Maintenance of Established Turf 12 H. Top-dressing 17 I. Weed Control on Established A. Define Your Goals and Objectives 2 II. Soils and Water Considerations 2 B. Water Status Definitions 2 D. Soil Structure Aggregate Size 2 F. Overcoming Drainage...

J A Robbins and S M Bell

Internode Lengths Cucumber Plant

JoAnn Robbins, Extension Educator, Jerome County Susan M. Bell, Extension Educator, Ada County Plant science embraces several plant-related sciences Agriculture is the study of plants in relation to field crop production. Agronomy is the science of crop management and includes the study of soils. Horticulture is the science of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers, and other ornamental plants. Botany is the science that studies all phases of plant life and growth. A thorough understanding of...