By Emily Stine, Extension Educator & Panhandle Master Gardener Coordinator
What is the Nebraska Master Gardener Program?
The Nebraska Master Gardener Program provides science-based horticulture education to volunteers. Participants complete 40 hours of training in integrated pest management, weeds, insects, plant selection, soil fertility and other related topics. 40 hours of volunteer service in the first year completes the certification. For more information visit mastergardener.unl.edu.
What volunteering opportunities are there as a Master Gardener?