Gladys Proctor, is our local WIMGA Representative. She attends meetings with other WIMGA Reps from around the state to hear what's new at the state level, catch up with her counter-parts at county levels, compare notes and network. She always returns with so much information for us.
No, it's not March, but with a drought on, WIMGA thought we might find this information on wetlands interesting.
-Wetlands Month -Functions of Wetlands -Economic Impact of Wetlands
-Teaching about Wetlands -Restoration of Wetlands -Threats to Wetlands
-Wetlands Overview -Wetlands Restoration -Types of Wetlands
Public Speaking workshop
Template for MGV Presentations
Talk intro Power Point
2012 Upper Midwest MG Conference
Minnesota has recently posted more information about the next regional MG conference that will be held at the MN Landscape Arboretum July 19-21. See http://hennepinmastergardeners.org/upper-midwest-master-gardener-conference/.
2013 International MG Conference
The conference committee is beginning to work on the details for the Sept 7-14, 2013 IMGC Alaskan Cruise. They plan to go live with cruise booking starting May 7, 2012 and have registration for the speakers, workshops and tours Sept. 1, 2012. You can sign up to get monthly updates via Constant Contact on the conference website at http://www.uaex.edu/imgc2013/.