University of Illinois Extension

Piatt County Master Gardeners

What does the program involve?

Master Gardener Trainees attend an 11-week training to become a Master Gardener Intern.

After training they complete a 60-hour internship to be a Master Gardener.

Active Master Gardeners are requested to contribute 30 hours of volunteer service to their local communities on approved projects.

Master Gardener Training Application

Master Gardeners serving the community through garden education projects at

Bryant Historical Cottage                       
Piatt County Extension Office
Piatt County Mental Health Center    
Allerton Herb Garden