Butte County Master Gardeners
Butte County Gardening Guide and Three-year Journal
Compiled and edited by the Butte County Master Gardeners. Find out how the Guide can help you with your yard and garden.
Available at Master Gardener booths at farmers markets throughout Butte County, the Patrick Ranch Gift Store, Magnolia Gift and Garden, ABC Books, Little Red Hen, and the Butte County Cooperative Extension Office.
Spend the Morning with us at Patrick Ranch!!
May 14, 9:00 am–1:00 pm
Monarchs and Milkweed workshop
Historic Glenwood Mansion Tours
Visit the events page for more information.
Where to Find Us
Butte County Master Gardeners Plant Sale
Demonstration Garden Tour
Gridley Farmers Market
Paradise Farmers Market
Chico Farmers Market
Oroville Farmers Market
Classes & Workshops
Registration is required for all workshops
Monarchs and Milkweed
Spring Pruning of Fruit Trees
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.
Gardening Tips and Guides
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
Show Off in the Flower Bowl at This Year’s Butte County Fair
By Barbara Ott, Butte County Master Gardener, May 20, 2016. Gridley hosts the Butte Country Fair each August. The dates for this coming Fair are August 25 to August 28, 2016. The word “fair,” like so many other words in English, comes...
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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