2024 Master Gardener Intern Class Information

!! Master Gardeners Information Night!!  "December 5th, 2024"! 6:30 PM in the Dorothy Herron Room of the Blount County Public Library.  New classes start January 30, 2024 and concluding on April 30, 2024

For more information click here!

Firewise Demonstration Landscaping Education area is open

What is Firewise? - Wildland fires can occur in residential development areas without disastrous loss of life, property and resources.  But, recognizing the problem and knowing how to protect your family, home, property and your neighborhood before a fire happens. View Layout of what a traditional landscaping project looks like. click on the link. On August 25th, 2022 Blount, County Master Gardeners unveiled a Firewise Landscaping  at the Blount County Extension Office. 

Is your property Firewise? Use this link to UT/Sevier County information on what it takes to be Firewise.

Become a Blount County Master Gardener

Certified Extension Master Gardeners are trained by University of Tennessee (UT) Extension Service professionals to provide sound, practical, research based information in the areas of residential and consumer horticulture.

We strive to promote environmental stewardship and share the joys of gardening by:

  • Coordinating and managing gardening-related service projects;
  • Answering horticultural questions posed by community gardeners;
  • Helping to educate the public by holding gardening classes and plant clinics, and writing about gardening topics of interest to our community.

For more information click HERE.                                  

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