DMGA Meeting -
Monday, March 26, 2018
Speaker: Richard Osterholz
At DeKalb Master Gardener Association's March meeting, we will have
Richard Osterholz teaching us about Growing Tomatoes.
He will discuss the advantages of
starting from seeds and from transplants, how to start tomatoes from seed,
site selection criteria, tomato varieties, how to transplant, fertilize, water,
weed, control diseases and insects, prune. Questions will be answered at the end of the presentation.
DMGA meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.
at the Northlake / Barbara Loar Branch of the DeKalb County Public Library located at
3772 LaVista Road, Tucker, GA 30084 (inside I-285, at the corner of Harobi Dr. and LaVista Rd.,
turn onto Harobi at the BB&T Bank). Click here for a
of the library's location.
Plan to join us for this meeting and bring a friend. There is no charge or pre-registration for
this DMGA educational program.
DMGA Scholarships Presented for 2017-2018
At the October 2017 monthly meeting, DeKalb Master Gardener Association
awarded three horticulture scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Scholarship checks of $500 were awarded to these two Gwinnett Technical
Ms. Sharon Herron
Ms. Susan Storey
A continuing scholarship, also in the amount of $500, was awarded to:
Ms. Jill Baker-Lesperance
Under a program created in 2006, DMGA awards scholarships each year to
DeKalb County residents attending UGA or Gwinnett Tech. With these six scholarships,
the total scholarships awarded by DMGA under this program is $21,000. We enjoy the
opportunity to promote and encourage horticulture education in this way.
Our congratulations to these deserving students and our
best wishes for their future successful careers in horticulture.