Washburn County Master Gardener Program

Annual Program Highlights

Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2019

At the end of 2019, 43 Master Gardener Volunteers reported 2,715 hours of volunteer service for an estimated value of $65,169 (Independent Sector).  They also reported 460 hours of continuing education and reached an estimated 9,160 individuals with various outreach projects.

Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2019
Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2018
Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2017
Kids and adult gardening
Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2016
Master Gardener Program in Washburn County 2015

Contact Information

Notes

  • The Master Gardener Program in Washburn County started in 1999.
  • Burnett, Sawyer, and Washburn Counties collaborate for a regional program based out of the Spooner Agriculture Research Station.

Where to find MGVs in Washburn County

  • Bashaw Valley Farm and Greenhouse – conducting Mini-Master Gardener session (teaching)
  • Washburn County Fair
  • School Gardens at Spooner Elementary and Middle Schools
  • Spooner Head Start and Lakeland Family Resource Center
  • Washburn County Senior Centers
  • Washburn County Family Fest
  • Spooner Library
  •  Spooner Agriculture Research Station Teaching and Display Garden