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  • Marlene Mayes (right) with students at Auerfarm. Photo: Sarah Bailey

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  • Apply to Be a Member of the 2022 UConn Extension Master Gardener Program
    The UConn Master Gardener Program will begin accepting applications for the program, beginnning in January 2022. APPLICATION PROCESS A completed application must be submitted online or postmarked by Monday, October 18, 2021. Notification of acceptance will be emailed by Friday, November 12, 2021. If accepted into the program, registration must be completed and payment of […]
    Posted on August 16, 2021
  • Master Gardeners: Use the New Project Form
    We have introduced an online form to replace the paper project form. Please use begin to use this new form immediately. UConn Master Gardener Program Project Form  
    Posted on April 13, 2021

Upcoming Events

  1. 9/30 Everyone’s Earth: Voices Of National Leadership In Anti-Racism In The Outdoors

The 2022 UConn Master Gardener training program will begin in January 2022 and is scheduled as follows:

  • Stamford – Mondays
  • Norwich – Tuesdays
  • Torrington - Wednesdays
  • New Haven – Thursday evenings ONLINE
  • Tolland – Fridays

All classes are 9 AM – 1 PM unless otherwise noted. Classes will be held in-person if conditions allow, with the exception of New Haven. The application will be available here in mid-August.