For Volunteers

Search for Excellence Award

The Pocahontas County and Webster County Master Gardeners have received the 2018 Search for Excellence award for their work in their communities. The Search for Excellence award is given annually by the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program.

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Growing Season 2018 Webcast Series

Starting in late June, Master Gardeners can earn six continuing education hours at participating ISU Extension and Outreach county offices. The Growing Season webcast series will provide presentations to enhance MG volunteer projects. Topics include: Invasive Insect Update, Tree Care, Attracting Local Bees, Growing Organic Vegetables, Compost 101, and Growing Roses in Iowa. Read the press release here.