The Sandoval Master Gardeners (SCMG) are trained by New Mexico State University horticultural specialists and instructors under the guidance of Sandoval County Cooperative Extension Service. SCMG 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.
Sandoval County Master Gardeners educate and serve our communities in sustainable high desert gardening.
Sandoval County Master Gardeners envision more sustainable gardens throughout Sandoval County.
Apply Now for the 2019 Master Gardener Intern Class
Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Sandoval County Master Gardener Program. Classes begin January 15 and meet every Tuesday afternoon 12:30 – 5:00 through April 30. The classes will be held at the Sandoval County Administration Building, 1500 Idalia RD, Room 2047 (2nd floor), Bernalillo, NM 87004. For complete information go to “How to Become a Master Gardener” page (or click here)