Madera County
University of California
Madera County

Madera County Master Gardener Program

FRIENDS OF THREE SISTERS GARDEN IRIS VIEWING AND SALE

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Come out and see the glorious irises in full bloom at the Three Sisters Demonstration Garden, maintained by the Madera County Master Gardeners. View the garden and blooming irises and place
your order for future pickup of rhizomes (Available for pickup in August)

To assist our public in having a safe viewing experience during the pandemic, this year we arerequiring reservations. Due to COVID-19, please review the following symptom check prior to coming; https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/COVID19-symptoms.pdf and if you are experiencing any symptoms, please do not attend.

Masks and 6 foot social distancing are required.

Reservations are required. We ask that when you arrive to the Three Sisters Demonstration Garden, park and walk to the entrance gate. You will be greeted by a Master Gardener volunteer and  due to social distancing guideline we may have to limit the number of people allowed in the garden. 

CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO REGISTER: 

THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021

THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR MONDAY, APRIL 26, 2021

KidsGardening - English and Spanish

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Gardening improves kids’ lives, their communities, and the planet. Since 1982, we have been supporting a community of educators and caregivers to bring the life-changing benefits of gardening to kids through our grant programs, contests, curriculum, and educational activities.

KidsGardening is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Resources in English and Spanish

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Madera Master Gardeners are celebrating working in the garden and serving our communities. Your go to source for gardening questions. You can count on us.

The UCANR Cooperative Extension Office has moved. New address is  145 Tozer Street Suite 103 Madera, CA 93638.

Due to Covid we are still working remotely. The office will not be open at this time. 

Gardening Helpline is working remotely.Send an email to mgfresno@ucdavis.edu Including photos is helpful. 

No phone service at this time!

Master Food Preservers

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UC Master Food Preservers and UC Master Gardener staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide answers to questions from the public on home food preservation and home gardening. This virtual forum will take place every SECOND Friday of the Month from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm via the Zoom link below.

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/96342501788

"Three Sisters" Garden

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The Madera Master Gardeners program demonstration garden is located on a two-acre parcel allotted by the college for this purpose. Click here to see more

The State of California has issued a shelter-in-place order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The Master Gardener Program, UCANR Fresno/ Madera program is now working remotely. We are still here to answer your questions and address needs during this unprecedented situation, however no public gardening classes or workshops are offered at this time.

UC Gardening Blogs

National Volunteer Month: Gardeners with Heart – Diversity Equity and Inclusion Leaders – Part 2
In April, we celebrate National Volunteer Month, honoring all of the contributions that volunteers make in our communities. All month long, the UC Master Gardener Program will feature stories of exceptional volunteers, or Gardeners with Heart, making a...

National Volunteer Month: Gardeners with Heart - Diversity Equity and Inclusion Leaders Part 1
In April, we celebrate National Volunteer Month, honoring all of the contributions that volunteers make in our communities. All month long, the UC Master Gardener Program will feature stories of exceptional volunteers, or Gardeners with Heart, making a...

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UC ANR leadership communications

UC Office of the President:
UC statement on protests, violence following George Floyd’s death 

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UC ANR Update from Glenda Humiston:
UC ANR stands firmly by values of diversity and inclusivity

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