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The Master Gardener Association of Northwest Michigan (MGANM) is a chapter of the Michigan Master Gardener Association (MMGA). Our group is made up of:
Michigan State University Extension Master Gardeners, Master Gardener Trainees and Community Gardeners and anyone who loves to learn and share their knowledge of gardening. We promote the horticultural education activities of MSU Extension and provide educational and volunteer opportunities for our members

Our organization has been here since 1996!

Individual – $25 per year (January to December)
Couple – $35 per year (January to December)


● Includes the $5.00 fee to join Michigan Master Gardeners Association (MMGA)
● No entrance fee for regular monthly educational events (See schedule of Events)
● Connection with a community of Master Gardeners
● Subscription to bi-monthly e-newsletter, REAL DIRT
● Exclusive access for membership-only tours and events
● Discounts on merchandise

*Does not include the MSU Fee of $20.00 for recertification

Join Now!

Click here to join or renew your membership online
If you prefer to pay by check you can mail an application (Need to update this as a fillable PDF file someone can fill in and print) to:
Master Gardeners Association of NW Michigan
8527 E Governmental Center Drive, Suite 107, Suttons Bay. Michigan , 49682

Member meetings are usually on the first Tuesday of the month, but please check our calendar of events for specifics. In the winter we usually meet via: ZOOM and during the summer we meet at various locations depending on the event. Monthly educational meetings count towards your education recertification hours.

Michigan Gardening Hotline

9am to Noon, M-F Year round
Also 1pm-4pm in Spring/Summer



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