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March 2020 MG Newsletter

Delaying cleanup a little bit is better for the precious insects and spiders who are overwintering.

2020 MG March Newsletter

Library Garden Seminars in Rome

These seminars have been suspended indefinitely.  We will be looking at ways we can share this information with you on this site and on our Facebook page.  Stay tuned!

February 2020 MG Newsletter

“Mistakes are the foliage around the roses of success.” 2020 MG February Newsletter

December 2019 MG Newsletter

The Christmas cactus is native to the rain forests of Brazil where they grow among tree branches. The holiday cactus can be the longest-lived, giving a greater bounty of flowers with each successive year. 2019 MG December Newsletter

November 2019 MG Newsletter

A huge thank you to all the Master Gardener Volunteers for their work and support of the Wood County Master Gardener Volunteer Association. 2019 MG November Newsletter

October 2019 MG Newsletter

Marigold or Calendula is the flower associated with October. 2019 MG October Newsletter

HEMP informational Program

Matt Lippert, UW Madison Extension Ag Agent, presented this program to MG Volunteers at the August meeting. Wisconsin Rapids Community Media will broadcast this program on Monday, September 16, 2019, on Solarus Channel 3 or Spectrum Channel 985. The program will also be uploaded to YouTube.

September 2019 MG Newsletter

Friday the 13th Full Moon is a rare event you will not see again until 2049. 2019 MG September Newsletter

Wood County Master Gardeners Fall Sale

2019 Fall Sale Verticle  copy

SUPER STAR

  • I also want to bring your attention to the SUPER STAR training scheduled for 3 spots across the state.  This program is in lieu of a single, large WIMGA conference and will emphasize volunteer skills development.  Download the registration form at https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n007YmcxtXdwTP36MngGvLqRyeqC1Z1W/view?usp=sharing.
    • Dates and locations include:
      • Thursday, September 12 – Marathon County Extension Office
        212 River Drive, Suite 3, Wausau
      • Saturday, September 14 – UW-Madison Horticulture Building
        1575 Linden Drive, Madison
      • Friday September 20 – Eau Claire County Extension Office
        227 1st Street West, Altoona

Please register by September 5, using form available through the link.
Please include a check for $15 payable to WIMGA.