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Join us at the 2022 National Convention at our new Ohio headquarters

 Agricultural Technical Institute 

The Ohio State University  Wooster, Ohio

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Educational Seminars, Garden Tours, Fellowship
and Lots of Conversations
About Growing Our Organization
Nationally, Regionally and at Home

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The Latest Schedule, with Speakers

Travel Information

Seminar Speaker Bios

Convention Packet
Campus Map


Many of our Convention activities will be at Comfort Suites, right across the street from campus, which is offering a special rate for us. Click here for lodging information.


Thursday, Sept. 22       Registration and Fellowship (Comfort Suites)  3 to 6 p.m.

                                         Horticulture Entries (Comfort Suites)  3 to 6 p.m.

                                         Silent Auction Drop-off Begins  (Comfort Suites)  3 p.m.

                                         Executive Committee (Comfort Suites)  4 p.m.  

                                         Endowment & Investment Committee (Comfort Suites)  5 p.m.  

                                         Barbecue (Comfort Suites)  6-7 p.m.

                                         Horticulture Show Judging   7 p.m.

                                         Board Meeting  (Comfort Suites) 7 to 9 p.m.
Fellowship, Horticulture Show  (Comfort Suites)   8 to 10 p.m.

                                         Remove Entries from Horticulture Show   10 p.m.


Friday, Sept. 23            Full Breakfast  (Comfort Suites)   6 to 9 a.m.

                                         Registration   8 to 9 a.m.

                                         Seminars   9 a.m.    (2 offered; pick 1)

                                                        1. Lawn Care Tips  (206 Skou Hall)

                                                        2.  Greenhouse Production Technology for Space Exploration (212 Skou Hall)       

                                         Seminars   10 a.m.   (2 offered; pick 1)

                                                         3.  Cut Flower Gardens  (206 Skou Hall)

                                                         4.  Integrated Pest Management for Gardeners  (212 Skou Hall)

                                          Seminars   11 a.m.    (2 offered; pick 1)

                                                         5.  Hydroponic Food Crop Production (212 Skou Hall)

                                                         6. Perennials 101  (206 Skou Hall)

                                         Lunch  (Cafe Carmen, lower Skou Hall)    Noon

                                         Memorial Service   1 p.m.   (30 Skou Hall)

                                         Greenhouse & Gardens Tour  (1920 Garrison Circle)  1:45 p.m.

                                         Central Great Lakes Region Meeting  (30 Skou Hall) 3 p.m.

                                         Seminar   4 p.m. 

                                                         7.  Mycorrhizae in Potting/Garden Soil  (30 Skou Hall)

                                                Reception, Socializing   5:30 to 6 p.m.   

                                         Dinner  (Cafe Carmen, lower Skou Hall)    6 p.m.

                                              Photography Show    7 p.m.

                                              Awards, Officer Installation    8 p.m.


Saturday, Sept. 24       Full Breakfast  (Comfort Suites)   6 to 8 a.m.

                                  Silent Auction Closes    7:45 a.m.                                              

                                         Membership Meeting  (30 Skou Hall) 8 a.m. 

                                              Silent Auction Winners Announced    9:30 a.m.

                                         Secrest Arboretum Guided Tour  (2122 Williams Road)  10 a.m.

                                         Surprise Adventure Bus Trip with Box Lunch & Dinner   11:30 a.m.  





       Horticulture Show 

Rules and Details

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Our 2022 Convention Seminars Earn
Master Gardener Continuing Education Credits

Master Gardener programs are granting 1 continuing education credit for each of the seminars offered at the 2022 TGOA National Convention. That’s because all presenters are OSU horticultural faculty.

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