Now that summer is here it is time to start planning for fall bounty at the SD Master Gardeners Update to be held in Pierre this September.
“A Master Gardener works in their community to promote and teach gardening and horticulture.”
The gold star badge may be awarded to any current, participating Master Gardener. Earlier graduates will be considered first in recognition for their efforts in implementing and initializing the master gardener program in SD. but chronological order is not mandatory
Please include to following information in your nomination for your Gold Star recipient:
- Year participated in Master Gardener Training-when the prospective nominee took Master gardener Training.
- Accomplishments- Documented hours submitted to the state as a Master Gardener. This includes community projects and/or continuing education hours, years involved in community projects, details of what those projects are and the nominee's role.
- Master Gardener Excellence-How does the prospective nominee exemplify SDMG mission? What do they do that goes above and beyond the call of duty.