Master Gardener & Other Gardening Events

Wondering what you should be planning for in your garden this month? CLICK HERE for the OSU Extension garden calendar for monthly garden tips.

Master Gardeners are busy staffing the MG desk at the Extension office, farmers markets and working in the demonstration garden during the growing season, volunteers will be staffing the MG Demonstration Garden on the south side of the Benton Co. Fairgrounds during the following events:

  • September 12 from noon - 4pm: Chili Cook-off
  • October 7 from 10am - 4pm: Fall Poultry Fair

NEW! In October and November we will have five free Mason Bee Cocoon Cleaning Workshops in Linn County. Please click here for more information about the classes and how to register

Click here to visit the NPK blog with gardening topics

*The Master Gardener membership meets on the third Monday of the month in the Sunset room of the Benton Extension office, doors open at 6:30 pm and the meeting begins at 7:00 pm. (Membership meetings are scheduled in January, February, March, April, May, and October. Summer months and November, December have special events planned in lieu of meetings)