OSU Extension Clark County trains MGV interns every other year.  The next training class will be held on Wednesdays in January (beginning January 29), February and March of 2020.  If you are interested in learning more about this program, contact our office at 937-521-3860.  If you would like to learn more about the program, read through the information (MGV 1-7) below.  If you are interested in becoming an MGV, fill out the application and return to Rich Pearson (email Rich).  If you would like an application packet mailed to you, email Jo Brown your name and address.    

Attend our next open house on October 2, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. to hear more about the MGV program.  Click here for Open House information.


Master Gardener Volunteer Application Process (please read through all of the information below prior to filling out the appilcation.  If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Rich Pearson at 937-521-3873.  Once we recieve your application we will contact you and set up an interview for you and provide information on the next steps.  The cost of the MGV training program is $150.00 per person.  This does not incluce the cost of the online background check (approximately $30.00;  all volunteers for OSU Extension are required to have a background check).

MGV1 Welcome to the program from Rich Pearson, Horticulture Program Assistant, OSU Extension

MGV2 Master Gardener Volunteer Program Policy Statement

MGV3 Master Gardener Volunteer Position Description

MGV4 Master Gardener Volunteer Application (print, fill out and return to Rich Pearson or email to pearson.6@osu.edu)

MGV 5 Master Gardener Volunteer Standards of Behavior and MGV Title Use

MGV 7 Master Gardener Volunteer Pest Management Information Policy