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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.

Back: Commissioner Mary Ann Warren, SCCTC instructor Heather Charles, Commissioners Betsy Arnold and Alan Hall. Front: SCCTC Executive Director Dr. Alice Davis, welding students: Derik Gorton and Owen Vosburg.
May 25, 2017

The Penn State Master Gardeners have completed the educational landscape revitalization of the Gazebo on the Green in Montrose!

Jan 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
Jun 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.

Jun 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.

Jun 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.

Apr 20, 2016

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

Apr 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
Mar 11, 2016

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

Feb 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.
Sep 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.

Jul 1, 2015

Master Gardeners learn about hybridizing daylilies at garden tour.

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

Jun 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.

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.