The Hillsborough County Master Gardener Program received three awards at the 2012 Master Gardener Continued Training Conference that took place in Clearwater the first week of October. This conference presents every year Awards of Excellence and special recognitions for Master Gardeners.
The Hillsborough County Master Gardener Program received these three awards:
· Educational Materials for the preparation of a newsletter article and fact sheet,
· Extension Awareness for the Plant Park GreenFest in cooperation with Hillsborough County Extension Service and the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS)
· Written or Verbal Mass Communications for the radio program Garden Talk that airs at WTIS 1110 AM Inspiration Radio.
For more information about the Master Gardener Program other programs that Hillsborough County Extension Service offers, visit http://hillsborough.ifas.ufl.edu/ or call 813-744-5519.