To download all PowerPoint presentations and teaching materials, see “T:/” drive, under “ag_projects”, and look in “HortTraining”, then “Master Gardeners” folder. If you do not know how to access the “T” drive, please contact AgIT at or (888) 226-2438.

Or connect to the teaching materials directly, copy the line below and paste into Windows File Explorer.


  • Course Topics (MS Word 28K)
  • The following materials are located on the “T” drive, under ag_projects/HortTraining/Master Gardeners:
    • Orientation
    • Soils and Plant Nutrition
    • Plant Science
    • Plant Disease
    • Insects
    • Weeds
    • Pesticide Safety/Alternatives
    • Woody Ornamentals
    • Herbaceous Ornamentals
    • Home Lawns
    • Vegetables
    • Fruits
    • Wildlife Pests
    • Yard Waste Management/Composting
    • Indoor Gardening (coming soon)
    • Miscellaneous
      • What Counts
  • Pre/Post Final Exam
  • A list of instructors willing to teach session topics for Purdue MG Basic Trainings can be found on the T drive at:┬áT:\HortTraining\Master Gardeners\Instructors

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