Green County MGA

Green County Master Gardeners Association, Wisconsin

2017 Green County Master Gardeners Plant Sale


Plan to attend the 2017 Green County Master Gardeners Plant Sale on Saturday, May 13th, from 9:00AM-11:00AM at the Auditorium of the Government Services Building, Pleasant View Complex, N3150 Hwy 81, Monroe. UW-Extension Master Gardener volunteers will be on hand to help you select plants to fit your gardening needs. The plant sale is an […]

Testing Your Soil


Testing Your Soil by MGV Ann Marie Ott   Before adding fertilizer to your garden shopping list, consider collecting a soil sample and sending it to the University of Wisconsin soil testing laboratory for analysis to determine your fertilizer needs.  As the University’s website indicates, many publications offer general recommendations for fertilization of lawns, plants […]

Gardening With A Purpose Event


The Green County Master Gardeners Association Presents: Garden Inspirations for All Seasons: Gardening with A Purpose Saturday, march 14, 2015 8:00 a.m – 3:30 p.m. Peppercorn Banquests – Ludlow Mansion, Monroe, WI 53566 Registration costs $35 per person before March 6 or $40 per person after March 6 DOWNLOAD BROCHURE – PDF Put your garden […]

Plant Propagation References


Plant Propagation References  by MGV Ann Marie Ott While the wait for warmer weather continues and a chance to get outdoors to prepare your outdoor garden spaces is delayed, you may want to visit the public library and select some books to increase your knowledge about plant propagation.  Here’s a summary of two volumes that […]

Selecting Seeds


Selecting Seeds, by MGV Ann Marie Ott As you peruse garden catalogs and seed packets in the stores, you will notice a number of seed terms that are important to consider as you make selections for your garden. Each type of seed presents potential benefits for the home gardener and plant attributes to consider, prior […]