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Monterey Bay Master Gardeners is a non-profit 501(c)(3) program supporting the work of the UC Master Gardeners of Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties program.

Gardening Information

Newsletter Archive

Subscribe to receive our newsletter via email. We send seasonal tips designed for our local home gardening community along with notification of upcoming classes and events.

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Gardening Videos

We have a YouTube Channel! We occasionally create videos addressing specific topics. Please subscribe!

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University of California Resources

Researchers at the University of California provide invaluable access to scientifically based gardening knowledge, including plant selection, pest management, and drought response.


Local Resources

Find links to local resources not connected with the UC Master Gardener Program that may be helpful to your gardening needs.

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The Plant Doctor

Class Handouts & Presentations

Have you registered and attended one of our classes but would like to see the presentation or download a copy of the handouts?  Click here to browse our library of class resources here.

Master Gardener Blogs and FAQs

Find local, seasonal, and topical information from the blogs our members create and the questions our Hotline answers, tailored to our unique local environment on the Central Coast.

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Past Master Gardener Newsletters

Bimonthly publication of the UC Master Gardeners of the Monterey Bay

Issue Type
Ear To The Ground, Jan/Feb 2016 PDF
Ear To The Ground, Jul/Aug 2015 PDF
Ear To The Ground, May/Jun, 2015 PDF
Ear To The Ground, Mar/Apr, 2015 PDF
Ear To The Ground, Jan/Feb, 2015 PDF