Volunteer Information for Sandoval Extension Master Gardeners:
- The email hotline goes year round. A SCMG Volunteer takes a month at a time.
- The volunteer manning the e-hotline is given the internet address and password to check for questions and send responses. This can be done wherever he/she has access to the internet.
- The volunteer should check the hotline email daily and respond with an answer within 24 hours.
- Research topics using NMSU ACES website. If nothing is found on the topic search neighboring land grant universities such as Colorado State UniversityArizona State University, Texas, Utah. Search method to get research institutions try the following browser searches: site:.edu or Subject + NMSU
- Manning the hotline for a month fills the outreach requirement for the year.