Master Gardeners of Ventura County
University of California
Master Gardeners of Ventura County

Advice to Grow By... Ask Us!

Our Mission is to enhance the well-being of people, plants, and the environment through science-based gardening education and community outreach. 

Become a Master Gardener click here.  To apply to join the Master Gardener program and register for one of the information meetings, fill out the form here.  View recruitment flyer here.

Get notified about upcoming Master Gardener seminars, workshops, community events and other important gardening news. click here

Need a Speaker? click here.

You may Register Online for certain Calendar events listed on top right side of this page.   Click on the desired event; you will find the registration link near the bottom of the event description.

Using Water Wisely & Irrigation Hands-on Basics Workshops 

Go Drip!... Join us this summer for hands-on training sessions in drip irrigation to learn how you can save water in your yard and money in your pocket. Calleguas Municipal Water District is very pleased to co-sponsor this program with the UC Master Gardeners of Ventura County. As participation is limited, please register today!!!

https://www.facebook.com/CalleguasMWD/videos/716726798509925/

See http://tinyurl.com/godrip for further details.

Using less water in your home garden is necessary! 

Find water-saving resources at the following website:

Be Water Wise

Important Information

Master Gardener Volunteer Sites


 


UCCE Advisors' Symposium Presentations - 14 July 2016

Anaerobic Disinfestation of Soil

Drought Induced Problems

Nutrient Mgmt

Pests of Blackberries

Pitahaya Production

 
 

Got Gardening Questions?

Contact the Home Gardening Helpline

Phone: (805) 645-1455

or Email: mgventura@ucdavis.edu

Call Tuesday or Thursday, 1-4 pm to reach the Helpline at the University of California Cooperative Extension office in Ventura.

 Helpline Frequently Asked Questions

 

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Cooperative Extension Ventura County
  669 County Square Drive, Suite 100
  Ventura, CA 93003-5401
(805) 645-1434

 


 

 

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Top-Bar Beekeeping Advocate Les Crowder to Speak at WAS Conference at UC Davis
Posted 8/17/2017 - Are top-bar beekeeping hives for you? What are their advantages and disadvantages as compared to the traditional Langstroth hives? You'll learn all about top-bar hives when Les Crowder of Austin, Texas, discusses "Major Considerations in Top Bar Hive...

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