UCCE Master Gardeners of Fresno
FREE Virtual 2020 UC Master Gardener Mini Conference
POST-FIRE SOIL SAFETY Webinar!
Are you growing food on property impacted by wildfire? Fire introduces new considerations for growing produce and raising backyard poultry. In this free virtual webinar, learn from scientists who have studied urban wildfires in California, including: what questions to ask, how to improve soil health and make informed decisions about food safety, which agencies might have helpful information, and what remains unknown in this burgeoning field of study.
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020, 9:30 am - 11:30 am PST
Gardening Helpline? Ask a Master Gardener!
Our gardening Helpline is open and we are here to help!
Please email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Including photos is helpful. We are looking forward to hearing from you!
New! Video Library
We are here for you!
While our office and events are temporarily closed, our program is still "open for business" to answer your gardening and pest management questions.
While you are at home and in the future, the link below will provide you with a list of videos that teach about gardening in several areas.
We have just added some new videos to our collection on topics like building a raised bed and trimming young trees. Enjoy!
No Public workshops at this time.
The State of California has issued a shelter-in-place order to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and the Master Gardener Program, UC Fresno/ Madera program is now working remotely. We are still here to answer your questions and address needs during this unprecedented situation, however no public gardening classes or workshops are offered at this time.
Video tour of Garden of the Sun
Saturday July 11, 2020 Rhonda Murphy of Rhonda's fitness was live on Facebook with Master Gardener Karen Basso discussing growing and enjoying home grown vegetables. Click here to view the video
"Due to uncertainty with the Coronavirus pandemic, the planned 2021 Fresno/Madera County Master Gardener training class has been canceled. Our next series of training classes will begin in January 2023, with an on-line application window opening in June 2022. Please continue your interest in our program and in gardening. We will look forward meeting you then!
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The recent outbreak of the coronavirus Covid-19 had led to changes in how the Master Gardener program is available to the public.
Thank you for your understanding as we are committed to the health and safety of our volunteers and the community.