Gardening is among our nation’s most popular pastimes, yielding fresh fruits and vegetables for the dinner table, a cleaner environment and aesthetically pleasing landscapes. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s gardening portal helps gardeners learn more about new plants, native plants and environmental stewardship. Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are instrumental in these efforts, sharing their knowledge of plant selection, cultural practices and pest management with fellow gardeners, school students and others.
Easier with Earth-Kind® Roses By LPB, Guilford County (NC) Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Intern I have been a rose gardener for over twenty years in North Carolina and though it is rewarding, I MORE »
FoodCorps: Connecting Kids to Real Food Written by LeAnn Glessner, Guilford County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer FoodCorps is a national team of leaders that connects kids to real food and helps them grow MORE »
Private Applicator Safety Pesticide Training Date: Thursday August 20th, 2015 Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Location: Guilford County Agriculture Center, 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27401 Topic: Minimal Risk to the Applicator MORE »
Bee Friendly To Bees Day and National Honey Bee Day Extension Master Gardeners are partnering with Guilford County Bee Keepers and 4-H Clubs to celebrate bees. Why? Bees pollinate our gardens!! Scavenger MORE »
The Extension Master Gardener (EMGV) program is a not-for-profit educational program designed to enhance public education in consumer horticulture through the development and use of a trained and supervised volunteer staff. In essence, MORE »