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Ask A Master Gardener!

Dodge County Master Gardener Association and Dodge County UW-Extension announce the opening of the Ask A Master Gardener Helpline. Certified Master Gardener Volunteers will answer your questions about your yard, garden or plants every Tuesday morning from 9am-12pm and every Thursday afternoon from 1pm-4 pm, beginning Tuesday, May 3rd through September 1st. The Certified Master […]


Parenting the Love & Logic Way – A six session parenting program

This is a six session parenting program designed by the Love and Logic Institute facilitated by Pattie Carroll, UW-Extension and Barb Loeffler-Hartl, BDUSD. Learn how to: Avoid un-winnable power-struggles and arguments Stay calm when your kids do incredibly upsetting things Set enforceable limits Avoid enabling and begin empowering Help your kids learn from mistakes rather […]

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Focus on Women Resource Day – April 28 3:30pm-8pm

LIVE    LOVE    LAUGH – Focus on Women Resource Day! Date:  Thursday, April 28th Time:  3:30pm – 8:00 pm Where:  Juneau Community Center, 500 Lincoln Dr., Juneau Exhibits will be available with information on health education and services provided by area agencies, as well as products and therapies to “pamper” the woman in you. This resource […]

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Nitrate Screening Available

Dodge County UW-Extension is offering nitrate screening beginning February 1st through 2016. Water samples must be submitted in a clean jar. The cost is $3 per sample.


Dodge County Master Gardener 2016 Plant Sale

Save the Date! Dodge County Master Gardener Plant Sale When:  Saturday, May 21, 2016  8:00 – 11:00 a.m. Where:  Dodge County Administration Building 127 E Oak St., Juneau WI 53039For More Information Contact: Lois Livens at phone: 920-344-2109 or email: loislivens@aol.com Helpful Gardening Websites: Dodge County UW-Extension (UWEX) Office (920) 386-3790 http://dodge.uwex.edu/master-gardener/ http://wimastergardener.org/?q=Dodge Ask a […]

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Along Came a Spider

Spiders. Are they creepy, crawly creatures to be feared, monitored, squished or evaded as quickly as possible? Or, wonderful beings that add immensely to gardens? According to mental health statistics, arachnophobia, or a fear of spiders that overwhelms reason, is one of the top ten phobias with millions of sufferers worldwide. In the United States, […]

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Made in the Shade

Some homeowners have been blessed with an abundance of beautiful, mature trees in the landscape. This means there is also an abundance of shade, which poses some challenges when choosing plants to surround the trees. Landscaping in the shade does not have to be limited to the ever popular hostas. While there are a wide […]

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2016 March DCMGV Meeting Recap – 3-24-16

Noel Valdes presented a program about growing sweet potatoes at the March 24, 2016 Dodge County Master Gardener meeting. Sweet potatoes are actually morning glories!  They produce a beautiful bloom and all parts are edible and non-toxic including the leaves and stems.  Warm climate conditions are required for most sweet potatoes, but new varieties have been developed […]