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Growing Tomatoes in Sandoval County

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Southwest Yard & Garden – Peak Fire Blight Season

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Gopher Control Webinar – July 15, 2020 Start time: 3pm Zoom Webinar

July 15, 2020 - Start time: 3pm - Zoom Webinar...

During this time of uncertainty regarding the national health pandemic, the NMSU and the Sandoval County Extension office is doing due diligence to honor the recommended social distancing protocols set by the Department of Health by working at home until further notice.

Please feel free to reach out to us at any time with any questions, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 am to 5 pm.

The County Administration Building is closed to the public.

Good health advice: stay home and work in your garden.

Gardening questions?

Call the helpline: (505) 907-1353

Email us: emailhelpline@sandovalmastergardeners.org

The Sandoval Extension Master Gardeners (SEMG) are trained by New Mexico State University horticultural specialists and instructors under the guidance of Sandoval County Cooperative Extension Service. SEMG is a volunteer organization committed to providing better gardening techniques to the community with the latest, most practical horticultural information available.

The Sandoval County Master Gardener Program began in 1995. There are 11 counties in New Mexico and the Navajo Nation Extension Service with active Master Gardener programs.

Our Mission
Sandoval Extension Master Gardeners educate and serve our communities in sustainable high desert gardening.

Our Vision
Sandoval Extension Master Gardeners envision more sustainable gardens throughout Sandoval County.

Check out the many upcoming events and classes available to Master Gardeners. Some are also available to the general public.

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Upcoming Events

Jul
18
Sat
2020
9:00 am Vertebrate Pest Control – Los Ra... @ Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center
Vertebrate Pest Control – Los Ra... @ Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Presented by Sam Smallidge, NMSU Demonstrations, Workshops & Lectures. Reservations: Some classes may have a space limitation, so please RSVP early to reserve yours. Fees: $5.00 per class (cash or check at the door). Register[...]
Jul
19
Sun
2020
9:00 am Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
      SEMGs support the Corrales Growers Market from the last week of April to the last week of October. The marketplace operates from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteer hours can be used to[...]
Jul
22
Wed
2020
8:30 am Rio Rancho Waterwise Demonstrati... @ Rio Rancho Waterwise Demonstration Garden
Rio Rancho Waterwise Demonstrati... @ Rio Rancho Waterwise Demonstration Garden
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Please come join the fun and make a difference in your community!  Master Gardeners and Rio Rancho Tree Stewards are encouraged to participate. 
Jul
26
Sun
2020
9:00 am Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Corrales Growers Market @ Corrales Growers Market
      SEMGs support the Corrales Growers Market from the last week of April to the last week of October. The marketplace operates from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteer hours can be used to[...]

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There are many Master Gardener projects that need your support. We appreciate all of your efforts!

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Interested in joining our program? Register for the Intern Classes running from January 2020 to May 2020.

About Us

NMSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educator. NMSU and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Contact: Lynda Garvin, County Extension Agent – (505) 977-9574 – http://sandovalextension.nmsu.edu

If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of an auxiliary aid or service to participate in the classes, please call in advance (505) 977-9574.