Northeastern Wisconsin
Master Gardeners' Association

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Affiliated with University of Wisconsin-Extension and
the Wisconsin Master Gardener Program​

Welcome to the homepage of the Northeastern Wisconsin Master Gardeners' Association!

UPDATE:  Collection of dues does not apply to the newly-certified members. Your dues were part of your class training fee.
 
Reminder to members – please pay your dues before January 1, 2017, if you haven't already paid.
 
Also, please note that all check reimbursement requests and other financial business should now be sent to MGV Karla Parmentier either through the Extension Office or directly to her home at 13920 County Road Z, Maribel, WI 54227.
 
Thank you!
 
Shirley Triest-Robertson
Email: striest@sbcglobal.net

​2017 Landscaping & Grounds Maintenance Short Course

Plans are set for the 2017 Landscaping & Grounds Maintenance Short Course! A program brochure is attached:   2017 Landscapers Short Course brochure.pdf  New this year are weekly door prizes!
 
Topics include:

· Abiotic Problems in the Landscape (January 10 1 -2:30)
· OSHA’s Landscape Safety & Regulations (January 10 2:45 - 4:15)
· Chewing Insects in the Landscape (January 17 1-2:30)
· Low Environmental Impact Pesticides in Turf Use (January 17 2:45 - 4:15)
· Pruning Shrubs – Demonstration session! (January 24 1-2:30)
· Efficient Hardscaper: Tips & tools to Make You More Efficient on the Jobsite (January 24 2:45 - 4:15)
· Integrating Edibles in the Landscape (January 31 1-2:30)
· Common Sense Landscape: The Do’s & Don’ts (January 31 2:45 - 4:15)
 
If you prefer to pay online with a credit card, copy this link: https://www.co.brown.wi.us/departments/page_f8512dbee74c/?department=68d3c3d55278&subdepartment=24b92be334aa  
Choose “Horticulture” for the Program Area, and under Class Name, list “Landscape Short Course.”



The NEW Master Gardener Assocation is proud of the new greenhouse at the Bellevue Extension Center. Bill
Stevens sends out special thanks to Jordan &  Kyle
(Madison Greenhouse Company) for finishing the construction in a timely fashion.  He applauds our
Master Gardener Volunteers - Alan, Bill, Yvonne,
Nancy,  Dan, Doug, Sue and our grounds crew - Ann and Katie for their great help in constructing this new greenhouse. He would also like to thank our BC facilities - Greg, Paul, and Pat for their assistance in this project, and appreciates R.J. Parins for quickly fixing the broken pipe line.












  1. Wildlife pier August
    Wildlife pier August
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  2. St Philip garden
    St Philip garden
    Description
  3. GBBG square foot garden
    GBBG square foot garden
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  4. St. Mark's garden
    St. Mark's garden
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  5. Library edible garde
    Library edible garde
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  6. UWEX garden
    UWEX garden
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NEWMGA Board of Directors

  1. Officers 2016:
    Roberta Schantz - President Debbie Rodriguez - Vice President Karla Parmentier - Treasurer Doug Hartman - Secretary Vijai Pandian - Advisor
  2. Board Members:
    Carri Benzow Julie Cole Barbara Brown Becky Brundidge Robert Dreher Tim Freeman
  3. Kyle Gigot Kathi Hegranes Jo Ann Holloway Becka Mertens Al Nass Lee Richardson
  4. Sue Roulette Mary Sprangers Bill Stevens Doris Magyar - WIMGA Representative