Master Gardener

Welcome to the webpage for the Master Gardeners of Ashland and Bayfield County.  Scroll down to learn about continuing education and volunteer opportunities as well as information about the Master Gardener General Training Course.  Also, be sure to check out the horticulture links.

University of Wisconsin-Extension Master Gardener Program website

Wisconsin Master Gardener General Training Course

WI Master GardenerUW-Extension is pleased to announce the 2018 Master Gardener General Training Course.  The course will be held over ten Monday & Thursday training sessions between January-February (with a Weather Make up Date in March) at the Ashland Campus of Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WITC) Room 307.  Achieving Master Gardener Certification requires attending all the training sessions, passing the final exam and completing 24 hours of volunteer service within one year of completing the training course.

The cost for the full Master Gardener General Certification Course is $60/person which includes the Master Gardener Training Manual and gardening publications. The cost for two people is $100 if sharing materials. Scholarships are available.  Enrollment for the class is limited to 20. For more information contact the UW-Extension Ashland County Office (715-682-7017) or Bayfield County Office (715-373-6104).

Registration is due on or before December 29, 2017.

Master Gardener Brochure with Registration Form 2018


Master Gardener 2018 Course Schedule

Master Gardener Timesheet


Other links:

University of Wisconsin Weed Identification & Management

University of Minnesota Extension Yard and Garden