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Cook South Suburban Master Gardener Training Program Fall 2023


If you enjoy gardening and like to learn to share your gardening knowledge, the Illinois Extension Master Gardener Program may be for you. The next Master Gardener training for the south suburbs will take place in fall of 2023.  Master Gardeners (MG) are a vital link in getting horticulture information to the public through Illinois Extension offices. Education is what we're all about.


The Cook County Farm Bureau® is home to a MG Extension Help Desk.  The CCFB Foundation’s Scholarship Program is offering financial assistance (Scholarships) available to members who apply, are accepted, and complete the South Suburban Master Gardener Program, Fall 2023.



Interested Members should contact the Extension office to be notified when applications open by completing the IL Extension 2023 Cook County Master Gardener Training Cook County.

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