Master Gardeners

Growing healthy productive plants requires gardening knowledge.

Gaining the experience to maximize your garden growing potential takes time. University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners are here to help your garden goals succeed. Trained with research-based horticulture information, their expert guidance will resolve common plant problems faced by every gardener. With simple management techniques, you will be back to smelling flowers in no time.

Support gardening in your community, become a Master Gardener

Livingston, McLean and Woodford Master Garden Volunteer Programs are open to all adults in the community.
Online training is available year-round.

Master Gardeners offer the guidance you need to grow healthy plants

Get in touch with your local Master Gardener Help Desk today.
We'll identify, diagnose and advise on problems faced by every gardener. 

Learn more about gardening with in-person presentations

Invite the Master Volunteer Speaker Series to educate your group or event attendees on current knowledge in gardening or natural resources-related topics.

We are here to help.