HorticultureIn the spring of 1997, Clark County UW-Extension coordinated the first ever Master Gardener training sessions in Clark County.  Since that time, 2 more sessions have been held growing the ranks of certified master gardeners to over 30.  The master gardeners have also organized a local association which is open to the general public.  They call themselves the Over the Garden Gate Gardening Club and they meet on a monthly basis to talk gardening.  If you wish to become involved with the gardening club, call the Extension Office at anytime.  To help serve the people of the county, the Master Gardeners have an educational booth at the county fair, a plant swap at the Clark County fairgrounds every spring on the Saturday before Mother’s Day, and they are always busy planning more educational opportunities.

Starting in Janaury 2005 there will be specialized fruits and vegetables training offered through the Master Gardner program.

Master GardeningFind a Master Gardener in your area.

If you have any questions concerning your garden, contact the Clark County UW-Extension Office.



News From Around the State

  • Master Gardener Program in Portage County January 16, 2018
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  • 2018 Marquette County Master Gardener Fruit Tree Sale January 2, 2018
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  • Registration for the 2018 Master Gardener Class is now open! December 12, 2017
    You can now register for the 2018 Level 1 class. Pre-training sessions will be held on February 6th and 13th. from 6:30 - 8:00 pm you are only required to attend one pre-training session. Information and Registration https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeLqS42aKsRivf7NVSae2dbwsmAaR1OfKI0pGGubsPQZqoAgA/viewform?usp=sf_link
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  • Wondering where you can volunteer? November 10, 2017
    Plan to attend the SEWMG Volunteer Opportunity Fair to check out dozens of opportunities to complete your volunteer service hours. You'll have time to browse displays and talk with MGVs already volunteering at a variety of gardens and projects. The event is open to all Master Gardener Volunteers-In-Training as well as current MGVs. SEWMG Volunteer Oppor […]

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