UC Master Gardener Program of Alameda County
University of California
UC Master Gardener Program of Alameda County

Collaborators and Community Resources

The Master Gardener Program works with a number of Community Programs, Agencies, and Organizations.

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University of California Cooperative Extension for Alameda County

The Master Gardeners operate through the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE), a joint venture between UC Davis, our local land grant university, and the County of Alameda.  At UCCE, staff work with academic advisors to provide nutrition and educational services to Alameda County residents.

County Department of Environmental Health

UCCE and the the Master Gardener Program are proud to be under the auspices of the Environmental Health Department of Alameda County.  Environmental Health deals with many issues that affect the health of the Alameda County residents.

Alameda County Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures 

Master Gardeners help spread the word about invasive plant and insect species.

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Bay Friendly Gardening 

Master Gardeners help find gardens for the Bay Friendly Garden Tour and provide volunteer docent staffing for the tour.  The Master Gardener Program distributes brochures for the Bay friendly Program and the compost bin program at Farmers' Markets and Master Gardener events.

Bringing Back the Natives

Master Gardeners help find gardens for the Bay Friendly Garden Tour and provide volunteer docent staffing for the tour. Master Gardeners also distribute fliers at Farmers Markets and Master Gardener Events.

City Slicker Farms

City Slickers builds raised bed gardens in homes in Oakland.  The Master Gardener Program helps by providing gardening mentors for the Backyard Gardening program.

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