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UCCE Orange County Master Gardeners

Welcome to the Orange County Master Gardeners Website

The 83,389 volunteers of the Master Gardener programs, nationally, donate an average of 5,293,130 hours per year, making 1,047,037 direct contacts, valued at $122,112,509!

What's Going On In Our Gardening Community?

3 radio LISTEN: “Urban Forest” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 11/13/2017 - This week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, the subject is “Urban Forest”. UC Master Gardener and KUCI Staff Host Ann Liu is back with another powerful, practical, and fact-filled interview with an expert in the field of growing...

2 podcast1 LISTEN UP: “This Month in the Garden – November 2017” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 10/30/2017 - The first Thursday of every month on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, UC Master Gardeners and KUCI staff hosts Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby will bring you special gardening information for the month. In November, it really is time to...

1 podcast icon HAVE YOUR HEARD: “Creating a Defensible Space Against Wildfires” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 10/16/2017 - After such a blockbuster spring rainfall followed by lush growth in the wildlands of California, summer comes! And with it, the potential for one of most volatile fire seasons in recent memory. This week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, the...

1017-Apples-(1) Register Today - Preserving the Season: Fall Fruits Class
Posted 10/9/2017 -    

7 podcast1 LISTEN: “Pomegranates” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 10/9/2017 - Remember as a kid picking a strange, red fruit from a neighbor's tree around this time of year? This hard, seemingly inedible and better suited for a decorative bowl, red fruit that – if you were the adventurous type and opened them up to eat...

2017---Persimmon-Flyer Join Us For The Persimmon Fruit Taste-Testing
Posted 10/5/2017 -

What's New on the MG Site?

Cultivating Gardening Skills Workshops

New Class: Beekeeping Basics

Thursday, October 26th, 9:00 am - 12:00 noon

Details on this class here

This hands-on workshop series offers gardeners opportunities to learn and practice new skills. The series is wide-ranging, and covers current topics of interest.

October 28, 2017        Practical Composting

November 4, 2017      Fruit Trees – Winter Pruning Fundamentals

Workshops are held at South Coast Research and Extension Center,
7601 Irvine Blvd, Irvine  92618

Registration and detailed information on each workshop

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