Master Gardener

Welcome to the webpage for the Master Gardeners of Ashland and Bayfield County.  Scroll down to learn about continuing education and volunteer opportunities as well as information about the Master Gardener General Training Course.  Also, be sure to check out the horticulture links.

Wisconsin Master Gardener General Training Course

WI Master Gardener

UW-Extension is pleased to announce the 2017 Master Gardener General Training Course.  The course will be held over ten Monday & Wednesday training sessions between January-March at Northland College, Larson-Juhl Center for Science and the Environment, Room 236.   Achieving Master Gardener Certification requires attending all the training sessions, passing the final exam and completing 24 hours of volunteer service within one year of completing the training course.

The cost for the full Master Gardener General Certification Course is $70/person which includes the Master Gardener Training Manual and gardening publications. The cost for two people is $110 if sharing materials. Scholarships are available.  Enrollment for the class is limited to 30. For more information contact the UW-Extension Ashland County Office (715-682-7017) or Bayfield County Office (715-373-6104).

Registration is due on or before January 9, 2017.

Master Gardener Brochure with Registration Form 2017

2017 Flyer for Master Gardener Training

Master Gardener Timesheet


Other links:

University of Wisconsin Weed Identification & Management

University of Minnesota Extension Yard and Garden