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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

Flat Rock Playhouse Gardens

The Flat Rock Playhouse Gardens

Henderson County Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers donate their time to teaching people about the benefits of gardening through projects …

Cover photo for Dana Elementary School Garden

Dana Elementary School Garden

Around February 2021, the School Garden at Dana Elementary was neglected after a couple of years. The garden needed …

Fruit & Veggies

The Big Give Event!

Mills River Farmers Market is partnering with with Interfaith Assistance Ministries to host THE BIG GIVE this weekend! Fresh produce …