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About our Master Gardener Volunteer Program
The Master Gardener Program is a major outreach that assists Extension in significant horticultural educational efforts in the community. As about 30% of volunteers are retained from training to training, it has been determined that annual trainings will be standard procedure to bolster the Master Gardener Volunteer ranks.  Click here to read more ...


Master Gardener Sprouting Kit
The “Sprouting Kit” contains information that will be useful to you in understanding the Master Gardener Program as well as the role and responsibilities of a volunteer Master Gardener. It will also give you insight into the University of Florida Extension Service, how it functions and how Master Gardeners operate as part of the Extension Service.  Click here to view the kit (pdf file) ...


Master Gardener Brochure
Each Master Gardener receives research-based instruction in all areas of home horticulture and is kept up-to-date with the latest developments in home horticulture from IFAS/University of Florida Extension. In return, Master Gardeners volunteer an equivalent number of hours sharing their knowledge and experience with interested gardeners in the community.  Click here to view the brochure (pdf file) ...