2024 Master Gardener Intern Class Information

The 2024 class information will be announced in the fall of 2023.

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, Blount County Master Gardeners will unveil what Firewise Landscaping looks like.

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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