Landscape and Garden: Amy Jo Detweiler conducts the landscape and gardening program from the Deschutes County Extension office in Redmond. This includes programming for the central Oregon landscape and golf industries, as well as conducting the Master Gardener program.
Providing seminars, workshops, publications are only some of the ways Central Oregon Horticulture Program provides education to residents of Jefferson, Crook and Deschutes Counties. The OSU Master Gardener Program training is offered annually in the tri-county area for those interested in a volunteer opportunity. Locally, volunteers assist at the Madras Saturday Markets which start the first weekend in June through the second week-end in September. Also, in Madras, Central Oregon Agriculture Research Station is moving forward with a Demonstration Garden that will be available for the public to learn from and enjoy. There is also a Master Gardener Demonstration Garden located at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.
See Central Oregon Horticulture Program for more information.
Master Gardeners in the Jefferson County Office are seasonal. Call 541-475-3808 for more information.