Would you like to become a trained Master Gardener? Here is your chance. We are now accepting applications for the 2024 Trumbull County Master Gardener Volunteer course. You will receive 50 hours of training in vegetables, flowers, trees, shrubs, soil, insects, diseases, and more. You will have the opportunity to join other gardeners in learning both online and in-person in this hybrid course.Once you have gained knowledge in the various subject areas, you will have the opportunity to volunteer throughout the community and share your knowledge. Serving others in your community brings immense satisfaction as you help them grow, learn, develop, and succeed.  Additionally, volunteering provides you an opportunity to gain new skills, help others, and meet new friends.  We hope that you recognize the tremendous benefits of volunteering and will join. In turn you share your knowledge with others by answering questions, consulting on service projects, presenting programs for both adults and children, etc.

Please know that all personal information is kept secure.  The release of this information will follow The Ohio State University and OSUE operating procedures and will be in accordance with Ohio law.

Applications are now being accepted for 2024.

How to Apply:

Apply Online 

First, follow this link and create a volunteer account. After the volunteer accoutn is created, you will be prompted to fill out an application as a Potential Volunteer. 

Applications are being accepted from November 24 to February 1, 2024. Please allow time after your application is submitted, as applications will be thoroughly reviewed until after February 1st, 2024. We will be in touch regarding your application, no later than February 8th. If you believe you have submitted an application and have not recieved an email or phone call by February 8th, please contact our office as soon as possible. 

If you have any questions, please contact Noelle Barnes 330-638-6783 or barnes.1127@osu.edu.

Cost for the class will be $250. Payment is not due until after the application has been accepted. Course fee will cover training books, handouts, speaker fees, and other expenses related to the course.

If you have any questions please call our office at 330-638-6783, or email Noelle Barnes (barnes.1127@osu.edu) for more information.  


You can download the brochure here: MGV Brochure