Rock County Master Gardener Program

Annual Program Highlights

Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2019

At the end of 2019, 33 Master Gardener Volunteers reported 2,455 hours of volunteer service for an estimated value of $58,927 (Independent Sector).  They also reported 556 hours of continuing education and reached an estimated 7,945 individuals with various outreach projects.

Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2019
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Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2018
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Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2017
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Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2016
Master Gardener Program in Rock County 2015

Recent Updates

  • October Newsletter - There's been a change in our structure!
    It's October, and summer is behind us.  This newsletter includes information on the change in our status from the Rock Prairie Master Gardener Association to the Rock Prairie Master Gardener Association, Incorporated.  Yep!  We did it!  Look inside for all the details.  As always, I'm looking for your photos - of your garden, your landscaping, or e […]
  • September Newsletter brings progress on who we are!
    Suddenly September is here and our gardens are coming to maturity.  This newsletter includes information on the progress that is taking place on our reorganization efforts.I am always looking for your photos - of your garden, your landscaping, or your harvest.  If you have been taking photos and would like to see them in print, share them with me via e-mail […]
  • August Newsletter - Summer is fleeting
    This newsletter will include information for the second issue running of an important page in our history - who we want to be going forward.  On August 5 we will have a membership meeting during which we'll vote on what kind of organization we wish to be.  Please consider the importance of this issue, and come to that meeting.  Ruth has provided all the […]
  • July Newsletter - What kind of organization do we want?
     You might have noticed that this month's issue of Master Gardener Update is a couple days late.  This is because a meeting to determine how RPMGA will proceed as an organization was held on July 1, and the results of that meeting have been compiled here for your perusal.  It took some time to put that information together.  Thanks, Ruth!!Although this […]
  • June Newsletter - Master Gardener Update
    The June issue of Master Gardener Update begins a new feature - the introduction of our members, starting with those who most recently completed training.In addition, now that spring is here, there are a range of educational opportunities - all featured in this month's newsletter. It is also filled with articles, and volunteer opportunities.Click on the […]

Contact Information

Notes

  • The Master Gardener Program in Rock County started in 1985.

Where to find MGVs in Rock County

  • Beckman Mill Heritage Garden
  • Edgerton Hospital Healing Garden
  • Hedberg Public Library
  • Ice Age Trail
  • Paw Print Park
  • Rock County Community Garden
  • Rotary Botanical Gardens
  • Beloit and Janesville Farmers Markets