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Master Gardener Educational Gardens in progress.
May 25, 2017

The Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County have been busy building Educational Gardens in the greenway section of the Penn State Extension Office at 88 Chenango Street in Montrose.

January 13, 2017

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County are hosting several educational, hands on gardening classes beginning in the spring and continuing through the fall!

Gardens at Humming Hill Lavender Farm
June 20, 2016

Enjoy a tour of several pollinator garden habitats and discuss what pollinators need to survive in your garden with Gayle O’Brien, Master Gardener and of Humming Hill Lavender Farm. Date is Saturday, September 3 at 10:00 a.m. at the Humming Hill Lavender Farm, in Brooklyn.

June 20, 2016

Join the Master Gardeners for their first annual Fall Clinic. They will be giving a series of short lectures on how to preserve your harvest, root cellaring, saving seeds and learning how to braid garlic. The date is Saturday, September 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Montrose.

June 8, 2016

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County and Top Notch Tree Service are seeking an Ash Tree that is a ‘high value’ tree for an Emerald Ash Borer treatment program.

April 20, 2016

Make a tomato cages that will last for years and years even if you leave them outside unprotected!

April 20, 2016

Most rain barrels cost anywhere from $80.00 to even $200.00! Would you like to make one...for at least 1/2 those prices?

Chorus Line Daylily
March 11, 2016

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County are having a Fundraising Plant Sale!

February 22, 2016

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County have a lot of wonderful gardening programs they are offering this year through the Montrose Adult School.

Master Gardeners Mary Ann Cunningham and Rosi Barnhart plant the 2nd Penn State Pollinator Monitoring Garden at the Extension Office in Montrose.
September 28, 2015

Master Gardeners have been participating in a statewide pollinator monitoring program through Penn State University to help to continue the expansion of knowledge of how best to preserve, restore, and protect these valuable ecological resources.

July 1, 2015

Master Gardeners learn about hybridizing daylilies at garden tour.

Jean Hollister and Robert Fearnley
June 23, 2015

The 2015 Penn State Master Gardener trainees in partnership with the Susquehanna County Conservation District’s Robert Fearnley and six 11th grade Montrose Area School students completed an extensive educational rain garden at the entrance to the school. The rain garden was made possible through a grant from the Susquehanna County Conservation District and many hours of planning and hard work!

Marilyn Race, Nancy Dooling, granddaughter Tori Nieves, Stephanie Lindquist, Louise Guszick and Rosi Barnhart.
June 4, 2015

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County recently planted the Low Maintenance Garden on the Green in Montrose. The Master Gardeners began this educational garden in 2010 under the leadership of Maureen Hoover.

June 4, 2015

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County are building their second pollinator monitoring garden at the Extension Office on Chenango Street in Montrose.

June 1, 2015

Yes, those hungry gypsy moth caterpillars are back in full force in many areas across northeastern Pennsylvania. About three weeks ago, the tiny larval stage of gypsy moth hatched and began ballooning all over Carbon, Luzerne and Lackawanna counties.

Master Gardener Maureen Hoover
May 11, 2015

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County recently hosted their 3rd annual ‘Spring Into Gardening Day’. This event is held in partnership with the Montrose Adult School.

Master Gardener trainees identify insect specimens and insect damage at a recent Entomology training.
December 9, 2014

Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County are in the process of hosting the Master Gardener training for 11 new students.

Maureen Hoover, Carol Matheson, Gayle O’Brien, Dorrie Mininger, Lori Wallace and Jim Kasten. (not pictured but who took part were George Schreck and Diane Stahl). Photo by George Schreck.
July 7, 2014

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County have built a new permanent raised bed garden and shade garden at the 4-H Building at the Harford Fairgrounds. These gardens will serve as a teaching tool for Master Gardeners to deliver educational programs throughout the week of the Fair.

Master Gardeners: Maureen Hoover, Diane Stahl, Sheryl Brownlow, Jim Kessler, Jim Kasten
May 7, 2014

The Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County presented free gardening programs at the Endless Mountains Farm Fest at Salt Springs on Saturday, May 31st AND they won Best Display!