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NMSU to Host Free Plant Telehealth Clinic Nov. 30

Students from the College of Agricultural,...

2020 Impact – Sandoval Master Gardeners at Work

The COVID pandemic impacted everyone’s plans for...

Ready,Set,Grow! Free Webinar Gardening Series

1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month...

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 SEMG office in 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

To submit questions to our email hotline click here.

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.

Members Please Pay Your Annual Dues

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Upcoming Events

1:30 pm Plant Telehealth Clinic by NMSU
Plant Telehealth Clinic by NMSU
Nov 30 @ 1:30 pm – 5:20 pm
Plant Telehealth Clinic by NMSU
Students from the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at New Mexico State University will host a free virtual plant diagnosis clinic for community members with plant health problems later this month. The 2020[...]
3:00 pm Gardening Gift Ideas
Gardening Gift Ideas
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join the Ready, Set, GROW crew as we share our favorite garden-related books, tools, and gear! Please register online at
1:30 pm SEMG Advisory Council meeting vi...
SEMG Advisory Council meeting vi...
Dec 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Please join the monthly Sandoval Extension Master Gardener Advisory Council meeting. To receive the Zoom invitation please send an email to 
3:00 pm Hybrid Grapes, Hardwood Cuttings...
Hybrid Grapes, Hardwood Cuttings...
Dec 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dr. Gill Giese of Extension Plant Sciences will present Hybrid Grapes, Hardwood Cuttings, & Holiday Wine Pairings.  To register for the event go 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.

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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) 907-1353.