Category Archives: Master Gardener Program

Fall 2022 Master Gardener Classes

Good news, gardeners! We’ve scheduled our next Master Gardener Volunteer training classes for this fall. The 12 week training will be in Holderness, NH at the Squam Lake Natural Science Center on Tuesdays from 9 to 4 from September 6 … Continue reading

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Cue the Applause

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A Tip of the Hat

Extension Master Gardener Appreciation by The NICH Team Across history, people have found comfort putting their hands in the soil, growing their own food, and planting flowers. This has certainly been the case through Covid. Nationally, we’re experiencing a proliferation of … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Class

The 12-week training is offered each spring and fall.  The next class will be held on Thursdays from September 2-November 18, 2021.  We hope to hold the majority of the class sessions in-person (pending the status of COVID-19). The in-person sessions … Continue reading

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Fall Celebration

October 17 – Fall Celebration Our annual Fall Celebration will be virtual this year, but we still plan to share some fascinating information and take time to appreciate the Master Gardeners and Natural Resource Stewards. We hope you will join … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Class

Master Gardener Training Program Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2020 Class The application period for the fall class is now open. The class will be a hybrid of on-line learning and local field trips around the Holderness/Plymouth, NH, region. Please … Continue reading

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Seeds for education

Sometimes we’re just proud of what we are able to accomplish as Master Gardeners in Strafford County, NH, and being able to support the Free Seeds Education Program is one of those times. Take a minute and read the article, … Continue reading

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UNH 603 Challenge

Message from Ruth Smith NH Master Gardener Coordinator Thanks to those of you who have already donated to the Master Gardener program through the UNH 603 Challenge. There’s still time to help Extension meet our goal of 200 donors (we … Continue reading

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Celebration of Life

We lost a good friend this month. She led an incredible life, and we celebrate her many personal and professional accomplishments. We are also sincerely grateful for having had the opportunity to work with her since 2016 when she became … Continue reading

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Invasive insects

Recently, at one of the training sessions included in the fall NH Extension Master Gardener training, Kyle Lombard, Forest Health Program Coordinator, for the NH Division of Forest and Lands, presented a section on Invasive Forest Pests. The list of insects … Continue reading

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