Not everyone wants to keep bees but everyone needs to know how useful they are.
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?
LISTEN UP: “Weeds and Staghorn Ferns” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 5/8/2018 - This week, we have two half-hour shows for you! One is essential for your garden this time of year (spring). Weed and pest control! We will be talking with Cheryl Wilen, PhD about the primary tenet of Master Gardeners regarding integrated pest...
HAVE YOUR HEARD: “This Month In the Garden – May 2018” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 4/30/2018 - This Month in the Garden is the topic this week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners. UC Master Gardeners Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby have tips on what to plan for in the month of May. Things may get a little warm for longer stretches...
Join Us For: “Permaculture in the Home Garden” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 4/16/2018 - What can the human population do to return to the sustainable existence of past cultures? One answer is Permaculture. The three core foundations of Permaculture design are the ethics of EARTH CARE, PEOPLE CARE, and FAIR SHARE. Plain and simple! This...
LISTEN: “California Citrus Threat” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 4/9/2018 - Citrus is a $3.3 billion industry in California and it is currently under threat from one of the tiniest insects and the disease it carries. This week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, we will detail the threat of the Asian Citrus Psyllid and...
LISTEN UP: “This Month In the Garden” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 4/2/2018 - Welcome to the monthly installment of “This Month In the Garden” for April on the In The Garden with UC Master Gardeners radio show. UC Master Gardeners and KUCI Staff hosts Teena Spindler and Katrina Kirkeby get together every month to...
HAVE YOUR HEARD: “Bird Friendly Gardens” On In The Garden Radio
Posted 3/26/2018 - It's springtime and the birds are singing! The topic this week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners is Bird Friendly Gardens. This week, your host, the wonderful Ann Liu will chat with two leaders of education at the Sea and Sage Audubon Society....
What's New on the MG Site?
Make A Gift Online
Visit Our Video Gardening Tutorials
Gardening Event Calendar
School & Youth Gardens