Yavapai County Home: Master Gardener Page: Master Gardener Course Resources
PowerPoint Presentations
     Master Gardener Program Overview (602 KB)
     Basic Botany (3.02 MB)
     Certification Plan Workshop (Updated 2015, 2.13 MB)
     Climate of Yavapai County (747 KB)
     Soil Basics (3.02 MB)
     Getting to Know Your Local Watershed (15.9 MB)
     Water and Irrigation (1.07 MB)
     Home Orchard Care for Master Gardeners (2.34 MB)
     Backyard Composting (12.0 MB)
     Vegetable Gardening for Master Gardeners (7.34 MB)
     Entomology for Master Gardeners (Updated 2016, 16.78 B)
     Plant Propagation (3.31 MB)
     Selecting, Planting and Staking Trees (8.47 MB)
     Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs (Updated 2015, 19.7 MB)
     Plant Pathology for Master Gardeners (Updated 2016, 62.3 MB)
     Public Outreach Training (Updated 2015, 5.85 MB)
     Defensible Space Landscaping (35.3 MB)
     Wildlife Damage Control (11.8 MB)
     Gopher Biology and Damage Management (4.7 MB)
     IPM and Pesticide Safety (2.0 MB)
     Common Insects and Their Management (1.5 MB)
     Fire and Rain - Fire-Resistive Landscaping (35.2 MB)
     Native Plants and Local Ecosystems (4.1 MB)
     Weed Management for Master Gardeners (10.8 MB)

PowerPoint Presentations in Adobe PDF Format
     Master Gardener Program Overview (353 KB)
     Basic Botany (3.02 MB)
     Certification Plan Workshop (Updated 2015, 1.85 KB)
     Climate of Yavapai County (714 KB)
     Soil Basics (3.79 MB)
     Getting to Know Your Local Watershed (7.66 MB)
     Water and Irrigation (4.21 MB)
     Home Orchard Care for Master Gardeners (2.28 MB)
     Backyard Composting (3.94 MB)
     Vegetable Gardening for Master Gardeners (3.01 MB)
     Entomology for Master Gardeners (Updated 2016, 36.1 MB)
     Plant Propagation (2.35 MB)
     Selecting, Planting and Staking Trees (8.1 MB)
     Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs (Updated 2015, 6.5 MB)
     Plant Pathology for Master Gardeners (Updated 2016, 19.0 MB)
     Public Outreach Training (Updated 2016, 8.11 MB)
     Defensible Space Landscaping (14.1 MB)
     Wildlife Damage Control (3.4 MB)
     Gopher Biology and Damage Management (2.3 MB)
     IPM and Pesticide Safety (1.4 MB)
     Common Insects and Their Management (1.1 MB)
     Fire and Rain - Fire-Resistive Landscaping (14.1 MB)
     Native Plants and Local Ecosystems (1.9 MB)
     Weed Management for Master Gardeners (6.6 MB)

Course Handouts
     Soils and Climate of Yavapai County (427 KB, pdf format)
     The Nitrogen Cycle (115 KB, pdf format)
     Soil Texture By Feel (26 KB, pdf format)
     Water Constants and Osmosis (109 KB, pdf format)
     Gardening Resources, Seeds, and Supplies (16 KB, pdf format)
     Ten Steps to a Successful Vegetable Garden (1.73 MB, pdf format)
     Vegetable Crops A to Z (88 KB, pdf format)
     Annual Flowers Suitable for Northern Arizona (3,500 to 6,000 ft) (1.73 MB, pdf format)
     Backyard Fruit Production at Elevations 3,500 to 6,000 feet (188 KB, pdf format)
     Turfgrass Identification Table (8.3 KB, pdf format)
     Planting Guidelines: Container Trees and Shrubs (255 KB, pdf format)
     Pruning Shrubs in the Low and Mid-Elevation Deserts in Arizona (82 KB, pdf format)
     Prescott Area Plant List (462 KB, MSWord format)
     Prescott Area Plant List (174 KB, pdf format)
     Verde Valley Area Plant List (490 KB, MSWord format)
     Verde Valley Area Plant List (82 KB, pdf format)
     Internet Center for Wildlife Damage Management (http://icwdm.org/)


Arizona Cooperative Extension
Yavapai County
840 Rodeo Dr #C
Prescott, AZ 86305
(928) 445-6590
Last Updated: December 6, 2016
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