In-depth horticulture training for Missourians who wish to spread their knowledge of gardening.
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Event date: Jan. 31, 2022
Event time: | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
You've finished your Extension Master Gardener (EMG) training - congratulations! Now what? Come find out how to get involved as an EMG in Kansas City, including learning about our projects, how to volunteer, how to log your hours, and meet your ...
Event date: Sept. 27, 2021 - Nov. 8, 2021
Meet with your fellow Extension Master Gardener (EMG) trainees and your local Extension program leaders! This is your local place to ask questions as you work through the EMG online course. We will also introduce you to the MGGKC chapter leaders and ...
Event date: Aug. 31, 2021 - Nov. 16, 2021
The motto of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” This is accomplished by providing in-depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Snow days and winter holidays give parents and child care workers openings to teach kids about the wonders of nature.“Winter break is a great time to teach children about insects and gardening,” says University of Missouri ...
- 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 ...