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2020 Award of Excellence Awarded to…

This Award of Excellence provides important recognition for the efforts Extension agents make to lead strong Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Programs in their counties. Vibrant MGEV programs have a clear vision for sharing research-based horticulture and gardening information with the broader community, and this vision starts with the Extension agent….
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Gardening Learning Survey

The Wisconsin Master Gardener Program is seeking input on how people learn horticulture information. The data collected from this survey will help us with our efforts to be more accessible, inclusive, and diverse. You don’t need to be a Master Gardener Volunteer to take the survey! You also don’t need…
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Healthy Georgia Connections Issue #16

Direct link: https://t.uga.edu/6tm Archive: https://extension.uga.edu/newsletter.html In this issue: Flavor of Georgia grand prize goes to Charleston and Church Cheddar Rounds Pruning tips for ornamental plants Helping teens get smart about relationships Georgia 4-H provides virtual and in-person environmental education
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Final Call for Registration!

GA MGEVs, if you haven’t registered already, we hope you will to connect with us this Friday for our November Regional Leadership Conference from 10 am – noon. For all the details, head over to our previous blog post. This online conference is free, but registration is required to receive connection…
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UPDATE: Strategic Planning for MGEV Program

Georgia MGEVs, you make a state coordinator proud!! When asked to contribute to our statewide strategic planning project, you showed up! In recent weeks, you were asked to contribute to a lengthy survey to gather the first round of information. Yes, you could report volunteer service hours for completing it,…
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Healthy Georgia Connections: Issue #15

Direct link: https://t.uga.edu/6nI Archive: https://extension.uga.edu/newsletter.html In this issue: Zebra longwing butterflies make their way into Georgia Get ornamentals planted in fall for spring blooms Are you at risk for prediabetes? Here’s how to know UGA celebrates National 4-H Week Oct. 4-10
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Volunteer Opportunity: Proofreaders Needed

Are you skilled and trained in grammar? Maybe a former English teacher or professional writer? If so, and you’d like to apply those skills to your MGEV role, please read on! The State Program Office is looking for volunteers who will proof chapters of the Georgia Master Gardener Handbook. We…
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