Composting Class

Let us show you how to make beautiful compost using common materials. More info.

Next Event

Join the next Successful Gardener Class: Start a Fall Vegetable Garden  More info.

In the Garden Now

Summer is just around the corner, lots of gardening tasks... More details.


Be on the look out for the Spotted Lantern Fly. Learn more.

Plant Spotlight

Spring Ephemerals are popping up. They won't last long so learn more and find some!

Book Nook

There are so many awesome books about gardening.

Read some reviews of our favorites here.

We Garden Union County

For info about plants, insects, soil, events and our latest monthly newsletter here.

Welcome! We are the Union County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers and our main mission is to help you become a better gardener, no matter your experience level. We are all learning! Click below to check out our events calendar, solve a problem and find many more garden resources and information. If you can't find what you are looking for, contact us here.

To purchase a rain barrel or compost bin click here!

Register for our FREE composting class here.


NC Cooperative Extension


NCSU  Plant Tool Box

EMG Intranet

Recommendations for the use of agricultural chemicals are included in this publication as a convenience to the reader. The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products or services in this publication does not imply endorsement by North Carolina State University nor discrimination against similar products or services not mentioned. Individuals who use agricultural chemicals are responsible for ensuring that the intended use complies with current regulations and conforms to the product label. Be sure to obtain current information about usage regulations and examine a current product label before applying any chemical. For assistance, contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension center in your county.

North Carolina Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity provider.

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