Green County MGA

Green County Master Gardeners Association, Wisconsin

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 […]

Growing Grapes for Winemaking


Growing Grapes for Winemaking by MGV Ann Marie Otto The Wisconsin Winery Association claims that the American wine industry was born in the rich soil of the Badger State.  Agoston Haraszthy, a Hungarian immigrant planted a vineyard and established the first winery in the 1840s on the estate that is now the Wollersheim Winery near […]

Become A Master Gardener!


Become a certified Wisconsin, Master Gardener, download the information and registration brochure for the Winter Spring classes of 2014.