Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County 2019

At the end of 2019, 390 Master Gardener Volunteers reported 17,621 hours of volunteer service for an estimated value of $422,908 (Independent Sector).  They also reported 4,831 hours of continuing education and reached an estimated 55,174 individuals with various outreach projects.

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Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County 2018

The Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County started in 1997. Over 1705 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 267 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2019.  It operates in conjunction with Waukesha County.

In 2018, Milwaukee County Master Gardener Volunteers reported 15046.5 hours of community service, worth a value of over $361,116.

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Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County 2017

The Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County started in 1977. Over 1,684 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 239 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for UW-Extension Consumer Horticulture Agent Sharon Morrisey facilitates the Program.

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Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County 2016

The Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County started in 1977. Over 1,084 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 262 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2017.  UW-Extension Consumer Horticulture Agent Sharon Morrisey facilitates the Program.

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Master Gardener Program in Milwaukee County 2015

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.

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Southeast WI (Milwaukee & Waukesha Counties): LifeLong Gardeng

Master Gardener Associations all over the state do many great things.  Here is a highlight from the 2013 Annual Report: Our LifeLong Gardening project reached more than 65,000 people in 2013 with displays at garden tours, health and wellness fairs, the SEWMGA annual plant sale, Allen Centennial Gardens, Wisconsin State Fair and Milwaukee Co. Fair, and […]

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