Extension Master Gardener - Spring Fling Public Event

March 9, 2024In-personIndependenceMO

Extension Master Gardeners showcase their project and activities in the Urban West Region (Clay, Jackson, and Platte Counties). Now is the perfect time to start thinking about spring gardening. Join us for a day of gardening ideas, presentations, and demonstrations. MGGKC Hotline will be…

Spring Seminar Hosted by Cape County Extension Master Gardeners

March 23, 2024In-personCape GirardeauMO

Join us for spring gardening classes hosted by Cape Girardeau County Extension Master Gardeners and SEMO Horticulture Club. Classes are slated for March 23, 2024 and will be held in Magill and Rhodes Hall on Southeast Missouri University Campus (SEMO Campus) in Cape Girardeau, MO. Class…

Blooming Blue Springs - Grow Your Best Tomatoes - Jackson County

March 23, 2024In-personBlue SpringsMO

Do you love fresh tomatoes and want to grow your own? Whether you grow one tomato plant in a container, or several in your garden, this clinic will benefit all tomato lovers. Extension Master Gardeners (EMGs) will show, through presentation and hands-on participation, how to get the most from…

Master Naturalist Training - Loess Hills Chapter

April 2, 2024 - May 16, 2024In-personSt. JosephMO

With an ever-evolving society, one thing remains constant — the need to foster stewardship among Missourians to conserve our natural resources. To meet that need, the statewide Missouri Master Naturalist Program promotes environmental stewardship by combining education and action to restore and…

Efficient Gardening with Native Plants

April 18, 2024In-personIndependenceMO

Lisa Richter, MDC Naturalist, Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center, will present Efficient Gardening with Native Plants and Ideas on Permaculture Guilds/Companion Planting with Natives

Designing native landscapes to greatly reduce…

Navigating Difference for All MU Extension

April 19, 2024 - May 17, 2024Hybrid

Navigating Difference Navigating Difference is an intercultural competency program for people who want to deepen their knowledge, skills and appreciation for connecting across diverse groups of all kinds.  

This offering of Navigating…

Workshop on Composting - Pulaski County

April 25, 2024In-personWaynesvilleMO

This workshop provides education to the gardeners and horticultural crop producers about compost and composting processes. Participants will learn about benefits of compost in the soil, source of composting materials, good materials, and materials to avoid during composting. The speaker will talk about the greens and browns materials used during…

Blooming Blue Springs: Managing your garden in extreme conditions – cold, heat, and drought

May 4, 2024In-personBlue SpringsMO

Join us for this FREE event to learn about the needs of your plants during extreme weather conditions, including cold, heat, and drought. Extension Master Gardeners will discuss when and how to water, mulch, feed, and cover your plants.

Starting a Garden: Short Series Part 2

June 4, 2024 - June 25, 2024In-personMaryvilleMO

This short series will focus on how to manage diseases, insects, and weeds in the garden.

Cost: $35

For questions, contact: Gwen Funk at gfunk@missouri.edu or 660-582-8101

Blooming Blue Springs: Bees, butterflies, and how to construct butterfly puddlers

July 20, 2024In-personBlue SpringsMO

Join us for this FREE event to learn about bees and butterflies need for water and rest during late summer and early fall. Extension Master Gardeners will show how to construct puddlers to provide both a resting place and water. 

2024 St. Charles Master Gardener Program Core Training

January 18, 2024 - April 25, 2024In-personSt. PetersMO

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 state, based on unbiased research based gardening information. 

Master Gardener Training - Cape Girardeau County

January 18, 2024 - April 4, 2024In-personJacksonMO

New Dates!

Master Gardener Training on Thursday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Cape Girardeau County Extension office located at 684 Jackson Trail in Jackson, MO. 

Cost: $200…

Extension Master Gardener Training - (Clinton County - In-Person)

January 22, 2024 - May 6, 2024In-personPlattsburgMO

Want to learn more about gardening? Do you have a passion for sharing gardening information and making your community a more beautiful place? Join us for the Extension Master Gardener (EMG) Training in Buchanan and Clinton Counties. This program’s train-the-trainer mission is sharing research-…

Extension Master Gardener Training - (Livingston County - In-Person)

January 22, 2024 - May 6, 2024In-personChillicotheMO

Want to learn more about gardening? Do you have a passion for sharing gardening information and making your community a more beautiful place? Join us for the Extension Master Gardener (EMG) Training in Livingston County. This program’s train-the-trainer mission is to share research-based…

Extension Master Gardener Training - NW MO (Atchison, Holt, Andrew, Nodaway, Worth, Dekalb counties)

January 22, 2024 - May 6, 2024In-personMaryvilleMO

This course 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 state, based on unbiased research based gardening information.  EMG training will help you…

Extension Master Gardener Training - (Carroll County - In-Person)

January 22, 2024 - May 6, 2024In-personCarrolltonMO

Want to learn more about gardening? Do you have a passion for sharing gardening information and making your community a more beautiful place? Join us for the Extension Master Gardener (EMG) Training in Carroll County. This program’s train-the-trainer mission is sharing research-based…

Starting a Garden: Short Series Part 1

January 30, 2024 - March 5, 2024In-personMaryvilleMO

Learn the basics from garden planning to garden management-topics to assist beginning home gardeners successfully grow their own vegetable garden (part 1 of a 2 part series)

Cost: $55.00

2024 Master Gardener Program -Jefferson County

February 8, 2024 - April 11, 2024In-personHigh RidgeMO

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 state, based on unbiased research based gardening information.  

Master Gardener Course - Kirksville

February 29, 2024 - May 16, 2024In-personKirksvilleMO

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 state, based on unbiased research based gardening information. 

Blooming Blue Springs: Tomatoes – techniques for planting, pruning, watering, and disease management

May 4, 2024In-personBlue SpringsMO

Join us for this FREE event to learn techniques for planting, pruning, watering, and disease management for successful tomato growing! 

Events in this series include:

March 23, 9-11am: Managing your garden in…