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Madera County Master Gardener Program

2019 Training Class for Master Gardeners

Do you love to garden?

Are you willing to share your knowledge with the community? If so, the University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners in Madera County are looking for you! Prospective Master Gardeners complete a 16 week training course and pass a final exam.  Applications for the 2019 training year are being accepted through September 30, 2018.  Training is hosted by the UC Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners in Fresno County

More information about about how to apply click here


2019 MG application click here

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

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"Three Sisters" Demonstration Garden

The Three Sisters Demonstration Garden is a large project being developed by University of California Cooperative Extension Madera County Master Gardeners as a permanent resource for residents of Madera County. It will provide learning opportunities for K-12 students and community college students as well as for the general public. The Demonstration Garden is located at the Madera State Center Community College on a two-acre parcel allotted by the college for this purpose. The name "Three Sisters" was chosen for the garden in recognition of the wise growing practices and respect for the land shown by Native American cultures. The garden site was officially dedicated in March 2009, although there is still much work to be done to complete this project.

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UC Gardening Blogs

UC Recognizes Outstanding Master Gardener Projects ‘Search for Excellence’ Awards
Posted 8/9/2017 - Congratulations to the 2017 UC Master Gardener Search for Excellence winners! UC Master Gardener Programs in Los Angeles, Orange and Marin counties are the top three winners of the Search for Excellence competition. The triennial Search for Excellence...

Announcing the Winners of the Official UC Master Gardener Photo Contest
Posted 8/1/2017 - Following a program wide call for photos, and two rounds of voting the official UC Master Gardener Photo Contest winners have been determined. We are very appreciative of the amount of support and participation from our UC Master Gardener volunteers...

Master Gardener Calendar

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Adult Education Classes in Madera

Gardening education opportunities offered by UCCE Master Gardeners in Madera and Fresno Counties.

 Madera classes Click Here!

No registration needed walk in welcome!


AEC in Fresno

Gardening education opportunities offered by UCCE Master Gardeners in Madera and Fresno Counties.

Information on the classes that are offered this quarter in FRESNO.

 AEC May to July 2018 Fresno County MG

To sign up for classes

All FREE classes in Fresno use this online registration


Questions about the Master Gardner Program?

Denise Cuendett

Master Gardener Program Manager

Fresno & Madera Counties

 if you have a question or need information about our the Master Gardener program, please e-mail me. 

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