Advice to Grow By!
The mission of the Master Gardeners of Shasta County is to develop, adapt, and extend research-based horticultural information and educational programs to the residents of Shasta and Tehama Counties. The Master Gardeners assist the University of California Cooperative Extension through gardening programs and horticultural activities designed to educate the public with research-based information.
Have a Question?
Information on many subjects including Integrated Pest Management, Soils, Composting, Irrigation and Watering, Plant selection, etc. is available in three ways:
Call the Master Gardener Helpline at
Ask your question on our Facebook page:
Master Gardeners will NOT be available to answer questions at the Saturday Certified Farmers Market at the Redding City Hall on Cypress Ave.until the current health emergency is resolved.
Pests and Weeds
Citrus Disease Huanglongbing, caused by Asian Citrus Psyllidand
For more information please go to:
UC Master Gardener Program Statewide Blog
If you have seen a butterfly native to Orange County fluttering its wings along a flowerbed searching for nectar, chances are the same species has been found in the garden of UC Master Gardener volunteer Heather Hafner. But that wasn't always the case....
Shasta County Vegetable Planting Calendar
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We are looking for Authors, Writers, Contributors for this blog. Are you interested? Please email Leimone Waite at LWAITE@ShastaCollege.edu Thank you