We, as Master Gardeners, hope that you will find our website full of information to assist with your home garden and volunteering efforts. 

The Master Gardener Association of Northwest Michigan (MGANM) is a chapter of the Michigan Master Gardener Association. We are a group of Michigan State University Extension Master Gardeners, Master Gardener Trainees, and Community Gardeners who love to learn and share our knowledge. We promote the horticultural education activities of MSU Extension.

MGANM is a Michigan non-profit organization.

What we do

MGANM offers an opportunity to connect with fellow Master Gardeners beyond your MSU Extension office. Come see the value we add to our community


Our Mission

To further the horticultural educational activities of MSU Extension and provide horticultural knowledge and experience to members, enabling them to share this knowledge with others through gardening projects, educational programs and activities.

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Keep informed and up-to-date. See all the gardening and Master Gardener related education opportunities. 


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