The UCCE Master Gardeners of Sutter-Yuba Counties welcome you!
Who are we?
UCCE Master Gardeners are trained representatives of the University of California Cooperative Extension, assisting the gardening community of Sutter and Yuba Counties by providing research-based home gardening information.
Office: Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties
142A Garden Highway
Yuba City, CA 95991-5512
Master Gardener Office Hours: Tuesdays 9 am to noon; Thursdays 1-4 pm.
Phone: (530) 822-7515
See also: UC Statewide Master Gardeners at mg.ucanr. edu
Ask us! We are here to help if you have gardening questions, want to have us identify a plant or animal for you, or just want to know more about us. Download here to learn how to submit samples for identification.
Save These Dates!
Office Hours - Tuesdays 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and Thursdays 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Sierra Gold Tree Sale - Saturday, March 3, St. Isidore Catholic School,
200 Clark Street, Yuba City - see details
Yuba-Sutter Home and Garden Show - see details
UCCE Sutter-Yuba Master Gardener Tomato Plant Sale and Homeowner's Workshop: April 14, 2018, time to be announced.
UC ANR Blogs
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