New Master Gardener Manual now available!
Penn State Extension has published the newly updated Master Gardener Manual, an expansive guide containing a comprehensive inventory of gardening and landscape-management topics for home gardeners, students and professionals.
Poison Prevention Program Reaches 12,000 Students
Last year the Pesticide Education Program and county Master Gardener programs partnered to share a valuable lesson of poison prevention with 13,000 1st grade students across the state.

Master Gardener Program News

Penn State Master Gardeners Work with Crawford County Prison
Oct 18, 2016
The minimum-security prison in Crawford County houses about 1,200 women. Nearly 140 inmates in the honors unit participate in the garden program.
Enjoying the harvest!
Lehigh/Northampton Counties win Community Service Award
Jul 1, 2016
The Barn's Community Garden sponsored by Master Gardeners in Lehigh and Northampton Counties wins first place Search for Excellence Award in the Community Service category.
Franklin County Master Gardener Book Club
Dec 8, 2015
Suggested readings by Jerry Lewis, Franklin County Master Gardener

Upcoming Events

Master Gardener Basic Training: Allegheny County
When: Oct 1, 2017
Where: Energy Innovation Center
Master Gardener Basic Training: Westmoreland County
When: Oct 2, 2017
Where: 214 Donohoe Road Suite E Greensburg PA
Master Gardener Basic Training: Huntingdon County
When: Oct 4, 2017
Where: Huntingdon County Extension Office (Education Room), 10722 Fairgrounds Rd #6, Huntingdon, PA 16652
Master Gardener Basic Training: Fayette County
When: Oct 4, 2017
Where: 34 W. Peter Street, Uniontown, PA
Master Gardener Basic Training: Elk County
When: Oct 5, 2017 to Feb 22, 2018
Where: Elk County Courthouse Annex
Master Gardener Basic Training: Erie County
When: Oct 5, 2017
Where: 911 Call Center, 2880 Flower Rd. Erie, PA 16509
Master Gardener Basic Training: Pike County
When: Oct 5, 2017
Where: Pike County Training Facility,135 Pike County Blvd, Lords Valley, PA 18428
Master Gardener Basic Training: Bucks County
When: Oct 5, 2017
Where: 1282 Almshouse Road, Doylestown, PA 18901
Master Gardener Basic Training: Butler County
When: Oct 5, 2017
Where: Penn State Extension Butler County