Updates from our Blog
The Master Gardener Program in Grant County started in 2002. Over 105 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 24 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2016. The UWEX Educator facilitating the MG Program is Crops/Farm Management Agent Ted Bay. Read more in this excerpt from the 2015 accomplishment report.
The Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County started in 1982. Over 1,025 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 239certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2016. UWEX Consumer Horticulture Agent Sharon Morrisey facilitates the Program. Read more in this excerpt from the 2015 accomplishment report.
Be on the lookout for another introduced Asian pest insect, the brown marmorated stink bug, Halymorpha halys. Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) reported that adults have been collected from 22 locations as of the first week of May. Most were in Dane County, with one or two in Dodge, Iowa, Jefferson, […]