Upcoming Events

    • January 15, 2019
    • April 16, 2019
    • 14 sessions
    • Hollingsworth Auditorium, 2506 EJ Chapman Drive, Knoxville TN 37996

    Extension Master Gardener Training, 2019! 

    To learn more about becoming an Extension Master Gardener click on this link.

    Training Schedule 2019
    • March 20, 2019
    • 11:00 AM
    Organic Practices for Climate Mitigation, Adaptation, and Carbon Sequestration

    This webinar will discuss the capacity of sustainable organic systems and practices to sequester soil carbon, minimize nitrous oxide and methane emissions during crop and livestock production, and enhance agricultural resilience to weather extremes. The presentation will include practical guidelines for optimizing the organic farm’s “carbon footprint” and adaptability to climate disruptions already underway.

    The webinar is part of the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic series that focuses on their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides.  Register Here

    • March 26, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Easy Gardening in Difficult Spaces

    Give your garden a place to flourish by building raised beds.  Join Master Gardeners Andy Mehringer and Barb O'Neil to learn about the advantages of raised beds and what to fill them with. 

    • March 30, 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Museum Center at 5ive Poionts, Cleveland, TN

    Bradley County Spring Garden Festival

    Link to Spring Garden Festival Announcement

    • April 01, 2019
    • On Line

    Click on the link below for a printable version of the flyer for this month's MG public presentations.

    April 2019 Event Flyer


    • April 06, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Bearden Branch Library, 100 Golfclub Rd, Knoxville 37919
    Work Smarter, Not Harder:
    Master the Demands of Your Garden
    Join Master Gardeners Cathy Carpenter, Vickie Smith, and Ellen Liuzza to learn how to save time - and your back - with your gardening.

    • April 13, 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Cedar Bluff Branch Library, 9045 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    Don't treat your soil like dirt

    Soil is ALIVE!  Come and listen to what Master Gardeners Andy Mehringer and Barb O'Neil have to share about soil and soil amendments for your flower, vegetable, and herb gardens.

    • April 15, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Davis Family YMCA, 12133 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922
    Don't treat your soil like dirt

    Soil is ALIVE!  Come and listen to what Master Gardeners Andy Mehringer and Barb O'Neil have to share about soil and soil amendments for your flower, vegetable, and herb gardens.

    • April 23, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Work Smarter, Not Harder:
    Master the Demands of Your Garden
    Join Master Gardeners Cathy Carpenter, Vickie Smith, and Ellen Liuzza to learn how to save time - and your back - with your gardening.
    • May 04, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Bearden Branch Library, 100 Golfclub Rd, Knoxville 37919
    Colorful Summer Containers
    Speakers: Lynn Carlson, Vickie Smith, Cathy Carpenter

    Details to be announced.


    • May 11, 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Cedar Bluff Branch Library, 9045 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923

    Herbs

    Speakers:  Erin Sapp & 

    Details to be announced. 

    • May 20, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Davis Family YMCA, 12133 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922

    Colorful Summer Containers
    Speakers: Lynn Carlson, Vickie Smith, Cathy Carpenter

    Details to be announced.

    • May 21, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Hydrangeas

    Speakers:  

    Details to be announced. 

    NOTE: This event is on the 3rd Tuesday rather than the customary 4th Tuesday in order to avoid the Memorial Day holiday.

    • May 22, 2019
    • 11:00 AM
    Understanding and Managing Soil Biology for Soil Health and crop Production

    This webinar will examine the functions of the soil food web and key components thereof in promoting soil health and fertility and sustainable organic crop production. Research-based guidance on organic practices and NOP-approved inputs for improved soil food web function will be discussed.

    The webinar is part of the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic series that focuses on their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides.  Register Here

    • June 01, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Bearden Branch Library, 100 Golfclub Rd, Knoxville 37919
    Presentation at Bearden Library - June

    To be announced
    • June 08, 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Cedar Bluff Branch Library, 9045 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    Title

    Speakers:

    Details to be announced. 

    • June 17, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Davis Family YMCA, 12133 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922
    Title

    Speakers:

    Details to be announced. 

    • June 25, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Karns senior center

    Speakers: 

    Details to be announced. 

    • July 13, 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Cedar Bluff Branch Library, 9045 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    Title

    Speakers:

    Details to be announced. 

    • July 13, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Bearden Branch Library, 100 Golfclub Rd, Knoxville 37919
    Presentation at Bearden Library - July

    To be announced


    NOTE - This month's meeting is changed to the 2nd Saturday because of the Independence Day Holiday weekend.

    • July 15, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Davis Family YMCA, 12133 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922
    Title

    Speakers:

    Details to be announced. 

    • July 23, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Karns senior center

    Speakers: 

    Details to be announced. 

Past events

March 18, 2019 MG Presentation - Composting
March 09, 2019 MG Presentation - Raised Beds
March 02, 2019 MG Presentation - Seed Starting
March 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - March
February 26, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
February 20, 2019 Nutrient Management Webinar
February 18, 2019 MG Presentation - Weeds
February 09, 2019 MG Presentation - Weeds
February 02, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
February 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - February
February 01, 2019 MG Event Flier - February
January 09, 2019 Water Webinar
November 14, 2018 Plant Genetics Webinar
October 18, 2018 Ginsing
October 17, 2018 Cover Crops Webinar
October 15, 2018 Trees & Shrubs
October 13, 2018 Trees & Shrubs
October 06, 2018 Raised Beds
September 26, 2018 Seed Saving
September 25, 2018 Native Plants
September 20, 2018 Hostas
September 19, 2018 Conservation Tillage Webinar
September 17, 2018 Seed Saving
September 10, 2018 Seed Saving
September 08, 2018 Native Plants


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