2020 State and Regional Master Gardener Conference

The 2020 State and Regional Master Gardener Conference has been cancelled per  recommendation of University of Wyoming Extension due to health concerns in relation to potential exposure to COVID-19 for our at risk populations.

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Time                       Friday & Saturday Sessions in UW/Union Building on 3rd & 4th Floors unless otherwise specified

         

Friday Sessions

   
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Advanced Training
​Entomology
​​Scott Schell
​UW Extension
Advanced Training
​Soils
​Caitlin Price Youngquist ​
​UW Extension
Advanced Training
​​Vegetables
​​Catherine Wissner
​​UW Extension
   
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm     Vegetables Continued    
           
           
     

Saturday Sessions

   
8:15 am - 9:45 am     Welcome Opening in Aley Hall
​"Homework. Homegrown. Homemade:
​Harvesting Meaning from the Land"
​Jeff Lockwood of UW
   
  Edible Gardens Enjoy What We Grow Art from Nature Pollinators          Diagnostics     
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Salad Green Production
​Steve Maxfield
​Green Tower Farm
Garden Plants for Fiber
​Dyeing
​Judy Jacquot
​Garden Creek Dyeing
Wildflower Seed Sculpture
​Mike Olson
​CC Ceramics
Beginning Beekeeping & 
​Supporting Urban Bees
​Tate Belden
​Natrona County Bee Keepers
Entomology
​Scott Schell
​UW Extension       
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Vegetables
​Catherine Wissner
​Laramie County
​UW Extension
Seed: Plants Make 'Em, 
​We Collect 'Em
​Now What?
​Mike Bone
​Denver Botanic Garden 
Wildflower Seed Sculpture
​ Mike Olson​
​CC Ceramics
Advanced Training
​Native Bees & Pollinators
​Part 1
​Christine Bell
​UW
Advanced Training
​Plant Pathology
​Part 1
​Bill Stump
​UW Extension
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm     Lunch at Casper College
​Cafeteria
   
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm     Steppe Gardens in Aley Hall
​Mike Bone
​Denver Botanical Gardens
   
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Apple Production
​Chris Hilgert
​UW Extension
Native Plants for Water-
​Wise Garden
​Jennifer Thompson
​UW Extension
Wildflower Seed Sculpture​
​ Mike Olson​ ​
​CC Ceramics
Advanced Training
​Native Bees & Pollinators
​Part 2
​Christine Bell
​UW
Advanced Training
​Plant Pathology
​Part 2
​Bill Stump
​UW Extension
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Strawberry Production
​Chris Hilgert
​UW Extension
Wildflowers to Keep
​Wild Places Wild
​Abby Perry
​Carbon County
​UW Extension
Flower Arranging
​for the Fair
​Donna Hoffman
​UW Extension
Advanced Training​
​Native Bees & Pollinators​
​Part 3
​Christine Bell​
​UW
Advanced Training​
​Plant Pathology​
​Part 3
​Bill Stump ​
​UW Extension
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Art 321:


​Food for Thought:
Earth Day Art Show "Wyoming
​Celebrates Earth Day"

​Program Overview, Facilities, and
​Greenhouse
Location: 321 W. Midwest Ave.



​900 N. St. John Street
 
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm   Natrona County
​Agricultural Resource
​and Learning Center
Conference Banquet, Awards
​& Entertainment
Location: 2011 Fairgrounds Rd.