Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties
University of California
Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties

Master Gardeners

The UCCE Master Gardeners of Sutter-Yuba Counties welcome you!

Who are we?

UCCE Master Gardeners are trained representatives of the University of California Cooperative Extension, assisting the gardening community of Sutter and Yuba Counties by providing research-based home gardening information.

Office: Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties
            142A Garden Highway
            Yuba City, CA 95991-5512

Master Gardener Office Hours: Tuesdays  9 am to noon; Thursdays 1-4 pm.

Phone: (530) 822-7515


Ask us!
We are here to help if you have gardening questions, want to identify a plant or animal, or just want to know more about us. Click How to Submit a Sample to learn how to package a plant or animal for identification.

Save These Dates!

Marysville Community Garden Plant Clinic

Saturday, November 18, 10 am to noon, rain or shine.  We will be putting the garden away for the winter. Come join in the fun; the more volunteers, the merrier!

The garden is located at Second and C Street across from the library. Water will be provided.


UC ANR Blogs

Dinner for one? One and done! (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey) Guess How Many Are Coming to Dinner?
Posted 11/24/2017 - Set a plate for one and you might get three more diners. Such was the case recently in a Sonoma garden when a patch Iceland poppy (Papaver nudicaule) drew  a posse of hungry honey bees, all elbowing up to the...

A queen bumble bee, Bombus vosnesenskii, nectaring on Salvia indigo spires in Kate Frey's pollinator garden on Nov. 12, 2017 at the Sonoma Cornerstone.  (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey) A Royal Moment with a Queen Bumble Bee
Posted 11/23/2017 - It's Thanksgiving Day and time to give thanks for NOT what we WANT, but what we HAVE. And, not for what we OWN, but what we CANNOT. That includes the yellow-faced bumble bee, Bombus vosnesenskii. On the morning of Nov....


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