Upcoming Events

Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Two webinars in one! 

Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 9:00am to 11:30am

Join the Muscatine Master Gardeners, Department of Natural Resources, and Muscatine Branching Out for this workshop about shade trees.  

Monday, February 6, 2023 - 4:25pm to 5:10pm

Join the Department of Horticulture for a seminar featuring horticultural research and field work from our peer institutions. 

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Ben Hoskinson, Mahaska County IRVM will speak about the history of Roadside Vegetation Managment in Iowa and Mahaska County with discussion about where it all started and where we are now.

Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Apples trees can be notoriously difficult to prune correctly, especially if the tree has been neglected for a couple years or has become too tall and burdensome to reach the top. In this webinar, we will demonstrate proper pruning technique for large, unruly apple trees as well as some tips and tricks for younger trees to prevent unwanted unruliness.

Monday, February 13, 2023 - 4:25pm to 5:10pm

Join the Department of Horticulture for a seminar featuring horticultural research and field work from our peer institutions. 

Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Dr. Nonnecke will discuss different types of brambles and how to manage them to get the best yields for summer- and fall-bearing raspberries and blackberries grown in the Upper Midwest.

Saturday, February 18, 2023 - 8:00am to 3:45pm

The Linn County Master Gardeners invite you to the 2023 Winter Gardening Fair

Thursday, February 23, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us as Aaron Steil discusses strategies to successfully prune shrubs and vines in the home landscape.

Saturday, February 25, 2023 - 8:30am to 3:03pm

The Buchanan County Master Gardeners invite you to their 16th Annual Gardening Symposium. 

Saturday, February 25, 2023 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The Warren County Master Gardeners invite you to the annual Think Spring! Garden Seminar

Monday, February 27, 2023 - 4:25pm to 5:10pm

Join the Department of Horticulture for a seminar featuring horticultural research and field work from our peer institutions.

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

The demand for more sustainable gardening practices has Americans looking beyond this country for viable solutions. A relatively recent trend that is picking up in interest is gravel gardens inspired by German horticulturist Cassian Schmidt and used in municipal plantings that previously utilized heavy water, chemical, fertilizer and labor inputs.

Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Linda Spears, a Master Gardener who has stated seeds for over 10 years will present on seed starting for the home gardener.

Saturday, March 4, 2023 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The Des Moines County Master Gardeners invite you to their Winter Seminar! 

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Get inspired and learn what it takes to design and build rain gardens and rain barrels. You will receive practical information on how to create your very own rain gardens or barrels including design and installation tips and plant lists.

Saturday, March 18, 2023 - 8:00am to 3:30pm

Muscatine Community College’s Continuing Education Department and the Muscatine Master Gardeners are again offering the popular Art of Gardening daylong seminar, to educate and inspire others to seek enjoyment and fulfillment through a variety of home gardening-related topics and activities. More information and registration to come soon!

Saturday, April 15, 2023 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Save the date for Class on Campus spring 2023!

Saturday, May 6, 2023 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

The Dallas County Master Gardeners invite you to their annual plant sale! 

Sunday, June 18, 2023 - 7:00am to Thursday, June 22, 2023 - 12:00pm

Join us for IMGC 2023! This 5-day conference will be filled with international experts, hands-on workshops, tours, and networking opportunities. Celebrate, Educate, and Grow with Extension Master Gardeners from around the world.