Butte County Master Gardeners
Butte County Gardening Guide
Compiled and edited by the Butte County Master Gardeners. Find out how the Guide can help you with your yard and garden. All proceeds from the guide go to the Demonstration Garden at Patrick Ranch and other Master Gardener community outreach projects in Butte County.
Available at the Chico and Paradise Farmers Markets at the Spring Fever booth, the Patrick Ranch Gift Store, Magnolia Gift and Garden, ABC Books, Little Red Hen, and the Butte County Cooperative Extension Office.
Where to Find Us
We're available to help with your gardening problems at these events. Find out what to bring to get the best answers.
Gridley Farmers Market
Chico Farmers Market
Paradise Farmers Market
Oroville Farmers Market
Classes & Workshops
Registration is required for all workshops
Summer Pruning of Fruit Trees with Ken Hodge
Call the Hotline
Or, drop by the Butte County Cooperative Extension Office
Catch us in person
Look for us at local Farmers Markets or at one of our informational booths. Check out where we'll be on the Events page.
What's Hot Now
Visit our Drought and Water-Wise Gardening section for up-to-date information on how to save water in your home and yard.
The Real Dirt Blog
Mystified by Climate Zones?
By Michael-Anne Foley, Butte County Master Gardener, June 17, 2016. Are you are confused by plant catalogs or magazine articles using different climate zone maps to describe the appropriate environment for particular plants? You are not alone. The two...
Demonstration Garden Blog
Racing with Nature
We have been out at the Demo Garden every week. There is so much to do but only in the realm of what is possible. Parts of the garden still need to be developed so we work at keeping the weeds at bay until a crew can work on that section. In the...
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