Manitoba Master Gardener Association

Master Gardeners are individuals who are passionate about gardening.  We are part of a vast international non-profit Master Gardener organization.  Master Gardeners are a respected group of horticultural persons educated and certified through accredited universities or colleges.

The Manitoba Master Gardener Association (MMGA) is an independent organization and has no affiliation with other Manitoba garden clubs which are listed under the banner.
Resources- Garden Club News

July 20, 2019 – MMGA Annual Garden Tour

Mark your 2019 calendar for our Annual Garden Tour with 9 unique gardens and our members at each garden to answer your gardening questions.
Plus our Plant Sale at one of the gardens!

Passport Tickets available at:
Country Root’s Market & Garden, 1577 Henderson Hwy.
Feasey Chiropractic & Wellness Centre, 7-208 Marion Street, Wpg.
Jensen’s Nursery & Garden Centre – 2550 McGillivray Blvd., Wpg.
Lacoste Garden Centre – 2787 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg.
McNally Robinson Booksellers – 4000-1120 Grant Ave., Grant Park Mall, Wpg.
Sage Gardens Greenhouses – 3410 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg.
Shelmerdine Garden Centre – 7800 Roblin Blvd., Wpg.
St. Mary’s Nursery & Garden Centre – 2901 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg.
The Shops of St. Andrews, 5607 Hwy. 9, St. Andrews, MB

Online PayPal ticket is $17.00 to offset online costs.

Purchase your Garden Tour and Plant Sale Passport Tickets.
On Payment you will immediately be auto-directed to Download your Passport pdf – please Download immediately and Print as this is your Passport Ticket to the Garden Tour.
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Trees Winnipeg (Coalition to Save the Elms) was originally established as non-profit in 1992 dedicated to preserving Winnipeg’s beloved American elm trees through community engagement and education. Since then Trees Winnipeg mission has evolved into protection, preservation and promotion of the urban forest and urban environment.

Trees Winnipeg is an organization committed to protecting and educating Winnipeg on the benefits of its urban forest and threats that impact it. Trees Winnipeg is asking for your help in conducting the Winnipeg Forest Watch Program. We are looking for volunteers to conduct surveys on pre-determined routes. There will be two types of surveys. The first survey will be held in early summer to identify trees that may have been affected by emerald ash borer (EAB). The second survey will to identify potential candidates for the City of Winnipeg’s ash injection program.

Volunteers will be invited to attend two workshops, the welcome workshop and the wrap up workshop. At the welcome workshop, all volunteers will receive the information they need to identify trees that are affected by EAB and trees that can be candidates for injection to prevent EAB.

Trees Winnipeg with the partnership of the City of Winnipeg and dedicated volunteers can help combat and manage invasive pests in Winnipeg. Please, send this notice to any members interested in volunteering.

On behalf of Trees Winnipeg and our executive board of directors, I would like to say thank-you and we look forward to working with you in preserving our canopy.

 

Master Gardeners and Master Gardeners in Training (MGIT)

Association members:   access volunteer opportunities on the Member Login page frequently.  Also, new important messages and items that have arisen at MMGA Board meetings. 

Support our Local Manitoba Greenhouses!

A very special “Thank You” to local garden centres who generously give members of our Manitoba Master Gardener Association a 10% discount on regularly priced plants and garden merchandise. As Master Gardeners let’s give local garden centres our support and keep them in business. Let them know how much we appreciate them, their plants and their expertise. Remember this is a mutually beneficial relationship! For 2018 the list stands at TEN garden centers. Here are the names of participating 10% off donors:

Alternative Landscaping Ltd., 34th St. & Patricia Ave., Brandon, MB www.alternativelandscapingltd.com
Green Oak Gardens, Beausejour, MB –  https://www.greenoak.ca/
Jardins St-Leon Gardens, 419 St. Mary’s Rd.,Wpg. – www.stleongardens.com
Lacoste Garden Centre, 2787 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg. – www.lacostegardencentre.com
Red Valley Plant Market, 3091 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg. – www.redvalley.ca
Ron Paul Garden Centre, Winnipeg – www.ronpaulgardencentre.com
Sage Gardens Greenhouses, 3410 St. Mary’s Rd., Wpg. – www.sagegarden.ca
Schriemer’s Greenhouse, 2857 McGregor Farm Rd., Birds Hill – www.schriemers.com
Shelmerdine Nursery & Garden Centre, 7800 Roblin Blvd., Headingley, MB – www.shelmerdine.com
The Green Spot, 139 Rosser Ave., E., Brandon  – www.greenspotbrandon.com

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To all Manitoba Garden/Horticultural or Garden related organizations!!
This website is a great opportunity for your organization to post or advertise 2018 meeting schedules or events on our Resources section under Garden Club News.  To submit please send your information to:   mndudek@mgmanitoba.com     We look forward to helping you advertise your event.

 
For all inquiries contact ask@mgmanitoba.com

 
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MMGA Annual Garden Tour 9:00 am
MMGA Annual Garden Tour @ City of Winnipeg
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
MMGA Annual Garden Tour @ City of Winnipeg
The Manitoba Master Gardener Association’s Annual 2019 Garden Tour will feature 9 gardens with a variety of features in each garden.  Master Gardener’s will be available in every garden to answer your gardening questions about the... Read More
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Information Table-East St. Paul Farmer’s Market 10:00 am
Information Table-East St. Paul Farmer’s Market @ East St. Paul Sportsplex
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Information Table-East St. Paul Farmer's Market @ East St. Paul Sportsplex | East Saint Paul | Manitoba | Canada
Come and visit our Information Table at this outdoor Farmer’s Market! Bring your gardening questions and we will help you with them. We will feature a presentation on “Give your Plants the Right Home”.
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