UC Master Gardeners of Napa County
Monthly Mini Workshops at St. Helena Farmers' Market
Join us 9:30 AM on the second Friday of the month at the east end of the St. Helena Farmers' Market for a Mini Workshop:
- August 8: Water-Wise Gardening
- Sept 12: Kitchen Scraps for Worms
- Oct 10: Planning & Planting your Garden
What we provide:
- Help Desk, free of charge, to answer home gardening questions.
- Integrated Grape Team of Napa County to assist hobby vineyardists with gardening questions.
- Information at public workshops, farmers markets and special events through talks and demonstrations to local groups.
- Home gardening information using gardening resources on this Web site.
- Need a speaker? Master Gardeners are available to speak to your group on a gardening topic.
Master Gardener volunteers:
- are trained, non-paid teaching staff certified to extend practical horticultural information to Napa County residents.
- receive an intensive 88-hour training program over a 3-month period to become certified. Instruction provides a practical course in plant science and horticulture.
- stay up-to-date on current UC research gardening information through continuing education provided by the UC Cooperative Extension.
Master Gardener Calendar
|Back-to-School / Back to the Garden||8/9/2014|
|Cool Season Veggies - Yountville||8/17/2014|
|Home Composting workshop||8/23/2014|
Spill the Beans
Added July 16, 2014
The Field Test committee of the UC Master Gardeners of Napa county will grow three varieties of kale as their winter crop. Start seed indoors, or sow directly in the ground at the end of July or...
Added June 10, 2014
Members of the Field Test Committee of UC Master Gardeners of Napa County planted two varieties of shallots in the fall of 2013. Members of the committee are now harvesting their crops. That's a...
The Master Gardener program is a volunteer organization associated with the University of California Cooperative Extension. Our mission is to provide educational programs that meet Napa County gardeners' horticultural needs using research-based information.