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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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Friends of the Three Sisters Garden present 

7th Annual Tea Party

Saturday, January 27, 2018

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

 ENJOY A FUN FILLED AFTERNOON OF TEA, SCRUMPTIOUS FOOD AND SWEET TREATS WITH FRIENDS OLD AND NEW

~Silent Auction~

 

Frank Bergon Senior Center 

238 South D Street, Madera, CA

Flyer

Tickets: $25 Adult, $20 Child (12 & under)

For tickets or information contact

Candy at (559) 673-0289 

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 2017 Calendar of Events

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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

Flooding alfalfa fields has high potential for groundwater recharge
Posted 1/19/2018 - A rigorous field study in two California climate zones has found that alfalfa can tolerate very heavy winter flooding for groundwater recharge. The research was published online Jan. 16 in California Agriculture journal. The alfalfa research is the...

Ag leaders, scientists set priorities to prevent invasive pest threats to the environment and economy
Posted 1/18/2018 - The gypsy moth, an interloper from Europe and Asia, is threatening California's majestic oaks in Ventura County. Invasive desert knapweed, which comes from Africa, has made its first North American appearance in in California's Anza-Borrego Desert,...

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