Horticulture Help

Garden Line and Garden Clinic Services Available

GARDENLINE-PHONE SERVICE

Do you have a question on gardening, flowers, lawn, trees or insects? Call the GARDENLINE at 715-261-1237 or 1-800-234-1471. A trained Master Gardener Volunteer will return your call. This service is available from May through September every year.  You can also send your question(s) to us via our Garden Line Request Form.

WAUSAU GARDEN CLINIC

In addition to this phone service, insect and disease samples can be brought into the UW Extension office. During the summer months Master Gardener Volunteers will help to identify bug and disease issues. Volunteers will be available to answer general gardening questions WEDNESDAYS ONLY from 10 am—2 pm starting May 11, 2016 continuing through September 28, 2016. No appointment is necessary to speak with a Volunteer.

The UW-Extension office is located at 212 River Dr., Suite 3,  Wausau.

WESTON FARMERS MARKET

Visit our GARDEN CLINIC table at the Weston Farmers Market, 3910 Schofield Ave, Weston, the first and third Saturday of the month starting May 7, 2016 through September 17, 2016 from 10 am –12 noon. A Master Gardener Volunteer will help you with your gardening questions.


 

Master Gardener Volunteers have completed 36 hours of training conducted by University specialists, county Extension agents, and local experts. Master Gardener Volunteers access University research-based yard and garden information to inform the public.

To learn more about the Master Gardener Program please visit the Marathon County UW-Extension website: http://marathon.uwex.edu The Master Gardener Volunteer calendar has information on upcoming educational programs and events.

E-Mail: ncwimg@co.marathon.wi.us

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