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Master Gardener Program in Portage County

The Master Gardener Program in Portage Co. started in 1991. Over 317 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 36 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. UW-Extension Agriculture Agent Ken Schroeder facilitates the MG Program in Portage Co. Supporting YMCA Giving Gardens MGVs worked in cooperation with the YMCA to […]

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Master Gardener Program in St. Croix County

The Master Gardener Program in St. Croix County started in 1997. Over 405 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 92 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Horticulture Educator Diana Alfuth.

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Master Gardener Program in Washburn County

The Master Gardener Program in Washburn County started in 1999. Over 160 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 15 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Agriculture Agent Kevin Schoessow.

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Articles on Some Gardening Practices

What do you need to do to maintain a great garden? There are some thing every gardener should practice (such as getting a soil test), while other things are great to learn about for pest control, better plant production or health, or just plain fun. Read about some general gardening practices in these archived articles:

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All America Selections Winners 2018

All-America Selections has announced several 2018 Winners. Following a trial period where these never-before-sold varieties are “Tested Nationally and Proven Locally” the AAS judges have submitted their evaluations and selected only the best performers as AAS Winners. To learn more, read this article…

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Master Gardener Program in Bayfield County

The Master Gardener Program in Bayfield County started in 1996. Over 150 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 10 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Horticulture Educator Matt Cogger.

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Master Gardener Program in Burnett County

The Master Gardener Program in Burnett County started in 1999. Over 52 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 11 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Agriculture Agent Kevin Schoessow.

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Master Gardener Program in Brown County

The Master Gardener Program in Brown County started in 1979. Over 355 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 74 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Horticulture Educator Vijai Pandian.

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Master Gardener Program in Ozaukee County

The Master Gardener Program in Ozaukee County started in 2000. Over 520 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 92 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Agriculture Agent Stephanie Plaster.

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Master Gardener Program in Sheboygan County

The Master Gardener Program in Sheboygan County started in 1988. Over 397 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 60 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension Educator facilitating the MG Program is Agriculture Agent Mike Ballweg.

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