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Established in 2005, the Hickory County Master Gardeners club provides an opportunity for novice and experienced gardeners to learn and share knowledge with others. The club is a chapter of the MU Extension Missouri Master Gardener Program, a statewide education and volunteer program. As representatives of MU Extension, Master Gardeners are involved in a variety of activities that benefit community, families and individuals while developing horticultural interests.
Current Hickory County projects include:
- McCarty Senior Center and Community Garden, Wheatland
- Settlers Village and Herb Garden, Wheatland
- Welcome to Hermitage Signs
- Hickory County Courthouse, Hermitage
- Hickory County Library, Hermitage
- Hickory County Extension Office, Hermitage
- Preston Post Office
- Pittsburg Community Building
Hickory County Master Gardeners meet at 1:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month in the Hickory County extension office meeting room.
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Event date: Oct. 6, 2020 - Nov. 12, 2020
Held Tuesdays and Thursdays from October 6 - November 12. Provides in depth horticulture training for Missourians who wish to spread their knowledge of gardening. Prepares volunteers for horticulture questions frequently asked by citizens around the ...
News & articles
- Published: Friday, Dec. 15, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Submitting soil samples to your local University of Missouri Extension center is easy, says Manjula Nathan, director of the MU Soil and Plant Testing Laboratory.Now is the best time of the year to submit samples to the accredited ...
- Published: Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The summer they were married, Dan and Earlene Britton received a cutting from a Christmas cactus belonging to Earlene’s grandmother Naomi Ingrum. Thirty-six years later, the Brittons and the cactus continue to do well in spite of ...
- Published: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The term “winterize” is associated more with automobiles than garden plants, but just as motorists want their cars to withstand the rigors of winter, gardeners can take steps to help their fragile plants do the same.Most of our ...
Master Gardener Core Training-Fall 2020
Aug. 23, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020
To receive a FREE Core Manual, a $30 value, register with the bundle. Register with the Bundle Course description: The motto of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” This is accomplished by providing ...
Master Gardener Core Training Course and Manual Bundle
Aug. 8, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020
Your $200 registration fee includes a FREE Core Manual. During checkout, a $37.95 discount will be applied: $30 for the manual and $7.95 for shipping. During checkout, please click the "Next" button under Shipping Methods. The shipping fee is part ...