Master Gardener Program Assistant Job Opening - Albemarle County

Master Gardener Program seeks individual to provide leadership for the Horticulture Help Desk, helping volunteers identify and troubleshoot home horticulture problems brought in by members of the community. In addition, the position provides administrative support to the Master Gardener Coordinator. For more details and to apply, visit:  https://careers.pageuppeople.com/968/cw/en-us/job/517818/master-gardener-program-assistant

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The Albemarle County / Charlottesville office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University. Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Albemarle County / Charlottesville improve their lives. We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

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Spotted Lanternfly Found in Albemarle County

Spotted Lanternfly Pictures

Spotted Lanternfly adults, nymphs and egg masses

A potentially very serious pest of grapes, peaches, hops and a variety of other crops, the spotted lanternfly (SLF), Lycorma delicatula, was detected in Albemarle County, Virginia in July 2021.

It is important to look for this insect and report any findings here.
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Monthly Horticulture Tip Sheets: Get the scoop on what to do and when!

These tip sheets give you the low down on what exactly to do during each month – to help keep your landscape, lawn, indoor house plants and more - green and growing!

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If you’re not sure who to contact, please drop a line to our front office and Nancy will be able to direct you to the right person.


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