News & Events

MASTER GARDENER APPLICATION FOR 2022

Master Gardener Applications are now available for the class of 2022.  Applications need to be completed by October 1, 2021. Click here for information regarding the Master Gardener program.  Click here for the fillable Master Gardener application.

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COMING SOON A NEW MASTER GARDENER PROGRAM OFFERING

The Master Gardener's are happy to announce that a new program will be offered this fall called the School Garden Program.  The School Gardening Program will offer trained Master Gardeners to assist in your school or organization's gardening program either in the...

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MASTER GARDENER’S SPEAKERS BUREAU IS GOING VIRTUAL

The Master Gardener program is working hard to create presentations that can be done online.   Click here if you would like to request a speaker from the Speakers Bureau to present a program to your organization.  Click here for the Speakers Bureau brochure and...

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 HORTICULTURE CLINIC

The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Horticulture Clinic with the help of Master Gardener volunteers provides answers to your gardening questions, plant diagnostics and pH soil testing.

Send your gardening questions to gardeners@barnstablecounty.org or call 508-375-6700 and leave a message.  The clinic is not able to handle walk-in clients at this time, so call or email.

pH soil testing or diagnostic samples can be dropped off or mailed.  Follow the instructions on properly collecting samples and make sure the appropriate form accompanies the sample and all samples are clearly labeled. 

Soil Test Sample Instructions

Soil Submission Form

Diagnostic Sample Instructions

Diagnostic Submission Form

Drop-Off Address
Place sample in Black Mailbox at entrance
212 Mid Tech Drive
West Yarmouth, MA 02673

Mailing Address
Cape Cod Cooperative Extension
Horticulture Clinic
PO Box 367
Barnstable, MA 02630

For more extensive testing including nutrients and fertilizer recommendations – use the UMass Soil Testing Lab.