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Cook South Suburban Master Gardner Training Program Fall 2020

03/03/2020 @ 11:45 am

If you enjoy gardening and would 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 2020.  Master Gardeners (MG) are a vital link in getting horticulture information to the public through Illinois Extension offices.


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 2020.


Interested Members should contact the Extension office to be notified when applications open by completing the IL Extension 2020 Cook County Master Gardener Training Interest List online at: .


CCFB Foundation MG Scholarship Program details and application are available online at or by calling the Farm Bureau at 708-354-3276 and ask for Debbie.

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