Lane County Master Gardeners

Learning how to bud graft fruit trees.

Lynn Ketchum

News & Announcements

As a trained Master Gardener™ volunteer, you help educate and advise other home gardeners in your community. Many people new to Lane County as well as inexperienced gardeners are interested in obtaining local gardening advice. Our informative training program focuses on such skills as diagnosing plant and insect problems, preparing soil for planting, identifying plants, and selecting ornamentals and varieties. More importantly, your knowledge gives you the confidence to share expertise with others. Being a Master Gardener™ volunteer is fun, interesting, and rewarding. You will be joining a community of like-minded, fun people, too!

Become a trained, certified OSU Extension Service Master Gardener™:

  • Help home gardeners solve their plant and pest problems
  • Promote environmental responsibility through ecological garden practices including least-toxic pest control
  • Beautify the community by teaching about appropriate plants and culture for our climate
  • Work with schools and community gardens

Upcoming Events

Free Compost Workshop

Sat, Oct 27, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eugene, OR

Worm Bin Composting Workshop

Sat, Nov 3, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eugene, OR

Free Compost Workshop

Sat, Nov 3, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eugene, OR

Master Gardener Volunteer Training

Wed, Dec 5, 2018 10:00 am - Wed, Mar 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Eugene, OR

Teamwork! A Volunteer's Toolbox for Effective Team Management

Sat, Dec 8, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Roseburg, OR

Sustainable Landscape Seminar

Tue, Dec 11, 2018 - Wed, Dec 12, 2018 (All Day)
Eugene, OR

Horticultural Proficiency Program Training

Wed, Jan 9, 2019 9:00 am - Wed, Mar 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Eugene, OR

Horticultural Proficiency Program Training

Wed, Jan 9, 2019 9:00 am - Wed, Mar 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Eugene, OR