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Master Gardeners Christian County

Master Gardeners Christian County

Master Gardener Training

Do You have a Love for Gardening? Become a Master Gardener

If you enjoy gardening and would like to share your knowledge, the Master Gardener program may be for you. All you need is an interest in gardening, an open mind and a willingness to share your knowledge with others.

Master Gardeners share unbiased,research-based horticultural information with home landscapers and gardeners.

For more information on how to join, please call University of Illinois Extension-Christian County at 217-287-72461120 N. Webster St. Taylorville IL 62568

NOW Accepting Applications to Participate in the 2016 Master Gardener Training Program.
Class topics include: botany, soils & fertilizer, vegetables, plant pathology, wildlife, insects, woody, ornamentals & landscape design, turf grass, annuals & perennials, fruits & propagation. All applications due by February 16th.