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 email@example.com.
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Lavender & Herbs Workshop
Saturday, May 16, 2015
10 am to 12 noon
Master Gardeners Carol Kennedy, Nadine King, and Anna Wattenbarger will teach you how to grow, harvest, and use or preserve lavender for future use and you'll learn some uses for familiar herbs and lavendar varieties.
Madera Community College Center
30277 Avenue 12, Room R3-A
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UC Gardening Blogs
Help an oak tree tolerate severe drought
Posted 4/24/2015 - National Arbor Day is April 24. With California's continuing drought, many trees are showing signs of water stress. UC Agriculture and Natural Resources tree experts have been hearing from homeowners who are concerned about the effects of the drought on...
Happy Arbor Day!
Posted 4/24/2015 - Plant a Tree to Celebrate Arbor Day! Have you ever wondered how this national (and international) holiday got its roots? Arbor Day is an annual observance that promotes tree planting and care and reflects a hope for the future. As a formal holiday, it...
New olive disease in Italy concerns California researchers
Posted 4/22/2015 - Olive farmers in southern Italy are dealing with a serious outbreak of olive quick decline syndrome, a new disease with symptoms that include leaf scorching, twig and branch dieback and, ultimately, tree death. In October 2013, the plant pathogen Xyllela...