Master Gardener Program in Florence County 2019

At the end of 2019, 12 Master Gardener Volunteers reported 1,676 hours of volunteer service for an estimated value of $40,224 (Independent Sector).  They also reported 193 hours of continuing education and reached an estimated 1,238 individuals with various outreach projects.

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Master Gardener Program in Florence County 2018

The Master Gardener Program in Florence County started in 1996. Over 200 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 12 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2019.

In 2018, Florence County Master Gardener Volunteers reported 2404 hours of community service, worth a value of over $57,696.

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Master Gardener Program in Florence County 2017

The Master Gardener Program in Florence County started in 1996, and includes participants from adjacent counties in Michigan. Over 105 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 11 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2018. The UW-Extension staff member facilitating the MG Program is Sabrina Leffler.

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Master Gardener Program in Florence County 2016

The Master Gardener Program in Florence County started in 1996, and includes participants from adjacent counties in Michigan. Over 100 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 20 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2017. The UW-Extension staff member facilitating the MG Program is Kathy Bednarski.

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Master Gardener Program in Florence County 2015

The Master Gardener Program in Florence County started in 1999. Over 100 people have been trained since that time, and there are currently 23 certified Master Gardener Volunteers (MGVs) for 2016. The UWEX staff member facilitating the MG Program is Kathy Bednarski. Read more in this excerpt from the 2015 accomplishment report.

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Glacial Gardeners (Florence County): Pocket Park at the Community Center

Master Gardener Associations all over the state do many great things.  Here is a highlight from the 2013 Annual Report: Inspired by another MGA’s website’s description of a project called a pocket garden, we decided to create our own at the Town of Florence Community Center. It started with a drawing made by co-owner of the […]

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