To Become a Member
Certified Master Gardeners
Completed Educational Program & Volunteer Service
A minimum of 25 hours of Volunteer Service per year is required
and 8 hours of Continuing Education is required every 2 years
These hours are mandatory for Certified Master Gardeners & any graduate of Dalhousie MG Program who would like to become a certified Master Gardener.
The AMGA did not collect volunteer hours,
nor membership fees in 2020 because of COVID
Members were ask to record any hours obtained post May 2019
The $25 Membership fee is due no later than 1 June 2021
Membership is to be paid via E-Transfer to
Master Gardeners in Training (Students) will continue receiving
Updated 2021 Volunteer Hours Requirement
A minimum of 10 Volunteer hours will be required from the period of 1 June 2019 to 31 December 2021
Hours must be submitted no later than 31 Dec 2021
Hours are mandatory to maintain certification in 2021 as a Master Gardener & for any graduate of Dalhousie MG Program who would like to become a certified Master Gardener.
Master Gardeners in Training (students) are encouraged to submit their volunteer hours; however, these are not mandatory.
Volunteer Hour requirement will be reassessed in 2022