DIY Garden Plant Supports

There for Support DIY Garden Supports for Strong, Healthy Plants Some vegetables and fruiting plants can stand on their own. Others need support. By providing durable supports for your plants to lean and climb on, you’ll be able to: Conserve space and fit more plants...

OMGA State Award Winners

Congratulations got to: 2014 MG of the Year – Mary Mellard (Benton) 2014 Behind the Scenes – Terri Hoffmann (Clackamas) 2015 MG of the Year – Marcia Sherry (Yamhill) 2015 Behind the Scenes – Alan Wenner (Yamhill) 2016 MG of the Year – Jim...

What is OMGA™ and what does it do for you

What is OMGA™ and what does it do for you? The Master Gardener™ Program was established by the OSU Extension Service to help disseminate horticultural information to the public. Volunteers are trained in participating counties and serve under the direction and...

Pruning Demonstration – Washington County

Pruning Demonstration! By the Tualatin Valley Garden Club and Washington County Master Gardeners. Enjoy hot drinks and cookies while learning correct pruning for cane berries, grapes, fruit trees, ornamental shrubs, ornamental trees and roses. Tool care discussed and...

September Gardener’s Pen

This issue of the Gardener’s Pen is themed “Those Pesky Pests.” It features details from Mini-College, some awards and pests, of course. You can may also open/print the PDF version here: September 2016 Gardener’s...

Inexpensive Web-Based Tools

These resources were suggested by Jan Even, Central Oregon Chapter Inexpensive web-based tools you might want to consider for chapter operations I. Content Management System (for web site publishing) WordPress.com: Hosting of small sites is free. Search engine...

Social Media Online Workshop

Extension Master Gardener (EMG) Social Media Training Site Why did we create this national training site? The Internet, smartphones, tablets and Social Media have added another dimension to how EMGs can communicate with the gardening public. Personal schedules make it...

OMGA Mailing Address

The OMGA Mailing Address is now posted to the website. It can be found in the footer on ever page, at the bottom of the Home page, on the Contact Us page, and in this post as well. Mailing Address: OMGA 2397 NW Kings Blvd PMB 166 Corvallis OR...