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Master Gardener Program

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From Thursday, December 26, 2013
To Friday, January 03, 2014
by Courtney
Now is the Time to Sign up for the Master Gardener program

Do you have an interest in gardening?  Want to learn more about gardening, fruit trees, and how to manage insect pests?  If you answered yes to these questions and you have time to volunteer in the community and share your knowledge with others, then you may be interested in becoming a Master Gardener.
The training will be held at the Effingham County Extension office and will begin January 27, 2014 and run through March 31, 2014, but applications have to be in to your local County Extension office by 4:30 pm January 3, 2014. 
If you are interested in learning more about the application process and cost, call the University of Illinois Extension Unit office in Effingham at 217/347-7773 or email The application can be found on the unit website,