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Madera County

Madera County Master Gardener Program

Need Help? Ask Us!

Master Gardener volunteers are trained by the University of California Cooperative Extension and are here to help you. The Madera Master Gardeners have contributed more than 27,000 hours of community service in Madera County. 

Do you need advice with your garden? Have pest problems? Master Gardeners are available to answer your gardening and landscape questions on Tuesday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Call us at (559) 675-7879 Ext. 7210 or email your questions to mgmadera@ucdavis.edu

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UC Master Gardeners of Madera County present

Native and Drought Tolerant Workshop

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Saturday, August 20, 2016

10 am to Noon

Free

 Event Flier Coming Soon

Madera Community College Center

30277 Avenue12–Room R-3A, Madera, CA

(Free parking in Lot C near Three Sisters Demonstration Garden)

 

For more information call (559) 675-7879  Ext. 7210 

Speak to a Master Gardener Tuesdays, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Leave your name and phone number on the message machine at other times.

Applications Now Being Accepted

Become A Master Gardener

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Information and Link to the Application 

Apply now and join us  

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Meet the Master Gardeners at 6:30 p.m. 

Madera Community College Center Campus, Room R-3A
(Near back parking lot adjacent to Three Sister's Demonstration Garden)


Questions?? Call (559) 675-7879 Ext. 7210
or email mgmadera@ucdavis.edu 

Frost Protection

Average first frost date for Fresno/Madera area on the valley floor is November 15. How can I prepare as this date approaches?

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Garden Advice in Your Community

Looking forward to cooler weather and need to renovate your landscape with drought tolerance in mind?  Master Gardeners can answer questions about water-wise plants to consider, when to plant and more.  Speak to Master Gardeners in person at these local garden shop venues.  The next Garden Advice location coming up:

Coarsegold

None scheduled at this time.

Madera

None scheduled at this time.

Oakhurst

None scheduled at this time. 

UCCE Madera Master Gardeners

July through December 2016 Calendar of Events

Click on the pictures below for helpful tips on drought gardening and irrigation from the California Garden Web

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UC Gardening Blogs

Hmong farmers getting help from UC Cooperative Extension to weather the drought
Posted 7/25/2016 - After the Central Valley Hmong Agriculture radio show last week, the phones at the UC Cooperative Extension office in Fresno County were buzzing non-stop with farmers anxious to apply for state grants to improve irrigation systems and energy efficiency....

Lessons from six California soil care farmers
Posted 7/21/2016 - Despite the growing interest in soil health in many parts of the country, the notion hasn't captured the imagination of most farmers in California. The Golden State's lackluster attention to soil care is likely due to “phenomenal yield increases...

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