This program serves as a resource for accurate, unbiased information on plant management for municipal agencies as well as for agricultural producers, members of the Green Industries and the public. Trained volunteer Master Gardeners assist in the delivery of educational programs to the public.


Turf Industry Career & Education Symposium for Veterans.

Are you a veteran looking for a new game plan?  Consider a career in turfgrass management. Join us for this info session for military members and veterans to learn about careers in the turfgrass industry and how to use your GI Bill, tuition waivers, and other educational benefits. Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Time: 1:30-3:30 PM Location: Rhode Island Convention Center Room 552 – Providence, RI Panelists will include golf course superintendents, sports field managers, parks and recreation groundskeepers, and sales representatives. Speak directly with college veterans’ benefits experts to help you utilize your veterans’ benefits. Faculty and staff of UMass Amherst, URI, and UConn will be on hand to answer questions about their turgrass management programs. FREE for military and veterans with proper identification (military ID, VA ID, American Legion membership card, VFW membership card, DD214). For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2kx2lpq Pre-register at: http://bit.ly/turfsymposiumreg Contact Allie Thorpe at 413-345-6766 or...

UMass Aggie Series Workshop information. Click here for registration information.

UMass Mass Aggie Series Workshops Begin Feb 25! Each year, UMass Extension offers a workshop series for homeowners and small scale farmers. All workshops have a hands-on component that will help participants gain new skills that they can use in their own gardens or landscapes. Locations and registration fees vary. To register, go to:...

Announcing the Extension Native Plant Sale! Click here for more details.

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension is running a Native Plant Sale again this year.  The sale features native plantings that are great for the home landscape.  The purpose of the Native Plant Sale is to educate the public about our local native plants and encourage their use in the home landscape.  Click here for the complete Native Plant Sale brochure and order...


News & Updates

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Master Gardener Program

A cooperative effort to provide unbiased horticultural info to the community.

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Pest & Weather Updates

Stay informed with regular updates on weather, insect, disease and weed activity!

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Horticulture Clinic

The Clinic offers diagnostic services and info for all your gardening questions.

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Fact Sheets & Resources

Resources for all of your gardening and agriculture needs.

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Fertilizer Certification

Exam, certification, and regulatory information.

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April thru OctoberMon – Wed – Fri  9:00am to 3:00pm

May and November: Tues & Thur 10:00am to 2:00pm

Submit a question on-line
call: 508.375.6700
email: gardeners@barnstablecounty.org