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Master Gardener Program Twin Cities

Extension Service’s Yard & Garden line

952-443-1426

 

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Call your County Extension Services Master Gardener Line:

 

County Phone Address
Aitkin Master Garden Helpline 218-927-7370 or 218-927-2538, then press 4
Leave message. Calls returned within 24-48 hrs.
217 2nd st. NW, Rm 214
Aitkin, MN 56431
Anoka Yard and Garden Line 763-767-2891
General Info 763-755-1280
Leave message.
Calls returned. Note: Your phone line must be able to receive blocked calls
Bunker Hills Activity Ctr
550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW
Andover, MN 55304
Becker 218-846-7328
24/7 on Master Gardener voice mail during growing season. Master Gardeners are in the office Monday – Friday, 9 a.m.-noon from May through September.
Human Services Building
712 Minnesota Ave.
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Beltrami 218-444-7916
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
No office hours, only
phone line.
Benton 320-968-5077 or 320-255-6169
Call or walk-in; messages returned.
640 Dewey St.
Foley, MN 56329
Big Stone 320-839-2518
Call referred to MG.
11 SE 2nd St
Ortonville, MN 56278
Blue Earth Horticulture Hotline 888-899-7758
Office 507-304-4325
Leave message. Call returned by MG or staff.
Historic Courthouse, 204 South fifth St., Suite 310
Mankato, MN 56001
Brown 507-794-7993
Staff response or referred to MG
300 2nd. Ave, SW
Sleepy Eye, MN 56085
Carlton 218-384-3511 or 1-800-862-3760
Calls and walk-ins referred to MG or staff.
310 Chestnut St.
Carlton MN 55718
Carver MG Yard and Garden Line 952-466-5308
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
11360 Highway 212 W Ste 4
Cologne, MN 55322
Cass no current phone response system  
Chippewa 320-269-6521 or 1-800-247-0412
Calls and walk-ins referred to MG.
Courthouse, Suite #6
629 North 11th Street
Montevideo, MN 56265-1685
Chisago Chisago County residents can leave a message on the Master Gardener voice mail at 651-277-0151. A volunteer Master Gardener will call you back within a couple of days. 38814 Third Ave.
North Branch, MN 55056
Clay 218-299-5020 or 1-800-299-5020
Calls referred to staff or MG.
715 11 St N Ste 107B
Moorhead, MN 56561
Clearwater 218-694-6151 or 1-800-866-3125
Leave message. MG will return call.
Courthouse
213 Main Ave. N. Dept. 106
Bagley, MN 56621
Cook 218-387-3015
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
317 W. 5th Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Cottonwood 507-831-4022
Leave message. Call returned by MG or staff.
235 - 9th Street
Windom, MN 56101
Crow Wing MG Helpline 218-824-1000 ext. 4040
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
322 Laurel Street Suite 22
Brainerd, MN 56401
Dakota 952-443-1426
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Yard & Garden Line. Leave message. A Master Gardener will return your call.
Suite 101
4100 220th St W
Farmington, MN 55024
Dodge 507-374-6435
Calls reffered to MG.
 
Douglas 320-762-3890
Calls referred to staff or MG
720 Filmore Ste B090
Alexandria, MN 56308
Faribault 507-526-6240
Leave message. MG will return call.
412 North Nicollet
PO Box 130
Blue Earth, MN
Fillmore 507-765-3896
Calls referred to MG.
County Office Building
902 Houston Street NW, Suite 3,
Preston MN 55965
Freeborn 507-377-5660
Calls referred to MG
Courthouse
411 S Broadway
Albert Lea, MN 5600
Goodhue 651-385-3096
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
Government Center Room 201
509 W 5th Street
Red Wing MN 55066
Grant 218-685-4820
Calls referred to staff or MG.
411 First St SE
Elbow Lake, MN 56531
Hennepin 612-596-2118
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call within 48 hours.
479 Prairie Center Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Houston 507-725-5807
Calls referred to MG.
Ag Service Center
620 N Highway 44/76 PO Box 228,
Caledonia MN 55921
Hubbard 218-732-3391
Referred to MG voice mail during growing season. MG will return call within 48 hrs.
201 Fair Ave.
Park Rapids, MN 56470
Isanti 763-689-8255
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
555 18th Ave SW
Cambridge, MN 55008
Itasca 218-327-7486
Leave message. MG will return call.
123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Jackson 507-662-5293
Leave message. Call returned by MG or staff.
607 S Hwy 86
Lakefield, MN 56150
Kanabec MG Line 320-679-6342
Office 320-679-6340
Calls referred to MG
18 N. Vine St., Suite 181
Mora, MN 55051
Kandiyohi 320-231-7890
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
400 Benson Ave. SW, Ste. 6
Willmar, MN 56201
Kittson 218-843-3674
Calls referred to MG.
Courthouse
410 5th St So STE 200
Hallock, MN 56728
Koochiching no current phone response system  
Lac qui Parle Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Yard and Garden Line 952-443-1426 422 5th Ave. Suite 305
Madison, MN 56256
Lake 218-834-8377
Leave message 24/7. Staff or Master Gardener will return call.
616 – 3rd Avenue
Two Harbors, MN 55616
Lake of the Woods 218-634-1511
Calls referred to MG.
Courthouse
PO Box 808
Baudette, MN 56623
Le Sueur 507-357-8230
Contact Nancy
88 S Park
LeCenter, MN 56057
Lincoln (507) 694-1470
Calls referred to staff or MG
Courhouse
319 N. Rebecca
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
Lyon (507) 532-8219
Staff will refer you to MG

Lyon Co Extension
500 Fairgrounds Rd
Marshall, MN 56258

Mahnomen 218-935-2226 115 E Madison Ave
Mahnomen, MN 5655
Marshall 218-745-5232
Call staff at office
208 E. Colvin Ave.
Warren, MN 56762
Martin 507-235-3341
Calls and walk-ins referred to MG
104 Courthouse
201 Lake Ave
Fairmont, MN 56031
McLeod 800-587-0770 or 320-587-0770
Office visit or calls accepted
840 Century Ave. S.W.
Hutchinson, MN 55350
Meeker 877-993-5275 or 320-693-5275
Office visit or calls accepted

Family Services Center, Suite #260
114 N. Holcombe Ave.
Litchfield, MN 55355

Mille Lacs   University of Minnesota Extension – Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse
635 2nd St. SE,
Milaca, MN 56353-1305
Morrison 320-632-0161
Calls referred to MG.
Government Center
213 First Ave SE
Little Falls, MN 56345
Mower 507-437-9552
Calls referred to MG
201 NE 1st St
Austin, MN 55912
Murray 507-836-6927, ext. 121
Calls referred to staff or MG
2848 Broadway Ave
Slayton, MN 56172
Nicollet County Office: 507-934-0360
Leave message. Call returned by MG or staff.
Government Center
501 S Minnesota Ave
St. Peter, MN 56082
Nobles 507-295-5313 315 Tenth St
Worthington, MN 56187
Norman 218-784-5550
Calls referred to staff
16 3rd Ave E Ste 101B
Ada, MN 56510
Olmsted 507-328-6214
Leave message 24/7 – MG will return call within 48 business hours.
1421 3rd Ave. SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Otter Tail- East 218-385-5420
Leave message 24/7. Staff or MG will return call.MG available in office: M 9am-12pm, Th 1-4pm throughout growing season.
118 N. Main St
PO Box 250
New York Mills MN 56567
Otter Tail-West 218-998-8760
Leave message 24/7. Staff or MG will return call. MG available in office: Wednesday & Friday mornings year round.
505 South Court St., Suite 3
Fergus Falls MN 56537
Pennington 218-683-7030
Calls referred to staff.
101 Main Ave N.
Thief River Falls, MN 56701.
Pine 800 - 657-3813 Ext. #3 or 320-591-1653
Calls referred to staff or MG.
Pine Co. Courthouse - Ext.
635 Northridge Dr. NW, Ste. 280
Pine City, MN 55063
Pipestone 507-825-6715
Call referred to staff or MG.
Municipal Bldg
119 SW 2nd Ave Ste 2
Pipestone, MN 56164
Polk-East 218-563-2465
Calls referred to staff.
Municipal Building
PO Box 69
McIntosh, MN 56556
Polk-West 218-281-8695
Calls referred to staff
 
Pope 320-634-5735 Courthouse
130 Minnesota Ave E
Glenwood, MN 56334
Ramsey Ask a Master Gardener Line 651-704-2071
Leave message. MG will return call. Note: Your phone line must be able to receive blocked calls.
2020 White Bear Ave.
Maplewood, MN 55109
Red Lake 218-253-2895 Courthouse
Red Lake Falls, MN 56750
Redwood 507-637-4025
Calls referred to staff or MG.
Courthouse
P.O. Box 120
250 Jefferson St
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Renville 320-523-3713 or 800-450-2522
Leave message. MG will return call.
105 South 5th Street
Suite 124H
Olivia, MN 56277
Rice 507-332-6109
Leave message. Staff or MG will return call.
1900 Fairgrounds Dr. #17
Faribault, MN 55021
Rock 507-283-1302
Leave message. Staff or MG will return call.
2 Roundwind Rd.
Luverne, MN 56156
Roseau 218-463-1052
Calls referred to MG.
606 5th Ave SW - Room 130
Roseau, MN 56751
Scott Yard and Garden Line 952-466-5308
Leave detailed message 24/7. MG will return call.
7151 190th St W
Suite 100
Jordan, MN 55352
Sherburne 952- 443-1426
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Yard & Garden Line. Leave message. A Master Gardener will return your call.
13880 Highway 10
Elk River, MN 55330
Sibley 507-237-4100
Leave message. Call referred to MG or staff.
111 8th St.
Gaylord, MN 55334
St. Louis-North 218-749-7120
Calls referred to staff and MG.
Northland Office Center
307 1st St S Suite 114
Virginia, MN 55792
St. Louis-South 218-733-2870
Calls referred to staff and MG.
Govn't Serv Center, Suite 709
320 W 2nd St
Duluth, MN 55802-1495
Stearns 320-255-6169
Office visits or calls accepted
3400 1st. St. N., Suite 103
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Steele 507-444-7685
Leave message 24/7. MG will return call.
635 Florence Ave
Owatonna, MN 55060
Stevens 320-589-7423
Calls referred to MG
Courthouse
400 Colorado A
Morris, MN 56267
Swift 320-843-3796
Calls referred to MG
Courthouse
301 14th St No
PO Box 305
Benson, MN 56215
Todd 320-732-4435
Calls referred to MG or staff.
Courthouse Annex
119 3rd St S
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Traverse 320-563-4515 or 1-888-830-4515
Calls and office visits referred to staff or MG.
Courthouse
702 2nd Ave N
Wheaton, MN 56296
Wabasha 651- 565-5168 625 Jefferson Ave
Wabasha, MN 55981
Wadena 218-631-7623
Office visit or calls accepted
415 South Jefferson
Wadena MN 56482
Waseca Horticulture Hotline 888-899-7758
Leave message. Call returned by MG or staff.
300 N State St Suite 2
Waseca, MN 56093
Washington Yard and Garden Line 651-704-2071
Leave message. MG will return call. Note: Your phone line must be able to receive blocked calls.
14949 62nd St. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Watonwan (507) 375-1275
Calls referred to MG
108 8th St So Ste 1
St. James, MN 56081
Wilkin 218-643-5481
Calls referred to MG
505 South 8th Street
Breckenridge, MN 56520
Winona 507-457-6440
Calls referred to MG
County Office Building
202 W Third Street
Winona MN 55987
Wright 763-682-7394
Calls referred to MG. Response within 48 hrs.
10 2nd St. NW
Buffalo, MN 55313
Yellow Medicine 320-669-4471
Calls referred to staff or MG
1004 10th Ave
P.O. Box 128
Clarkfield, MN 56223