This portal is for existing Master Gardener volunteers.
If you have not yet taken the MG training, please refer to our home page.
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NewsletterStay updated about your role as a Master Gardener by reading the monthly newsletter from the MG program for Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties in Oregon. The newsletter includes important announcements from MG team (Weston, Jordis, and Marcia), upcoming volunteer opportunities, Natters notes, MG chapter news, and much more!
Register for volunteer events
Metro area Master Gardener Program ResourceThis is where you register for your volunteer shifts at farmer's markets, MG phone/email helplines at Hillsboro, Oregon City, and Portland locations. You can also volunteer at local attractions like the Rose Garden, Pittock Mansion, and many more one-time events.
Metro area Master Gardener Program ResourceCertification as a Master Gardener volunteer is valid for one year and recertification is an annual requirement for participation as an OSU volunteer. Annual recertification is REQUIRED to deliver direct educational outreach to the general public as an OSU Extension Master Gardener.
CollectionMaster Gardeners in the Portland metro area deliver educational programming through 10-Minute University (TM), a program designed to pack research-based information into short presentations. Accompanying handouts have been reviewed by OSU Extension faculty for factual accuracy.
Online Resource10-Minute University™ is the trademark of short classes on essential gardening information, taught by Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardeners.