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Welcome!! The Master Gardener Association of San Diego County School Garden Committee encourages and assists teachers in starting and maintaining gardens at their respective schools. Today, our membership has over 60 Master Gardeners who will act as school consultants in their geographic residential areas. These MGs work with teachers and parents to advise and assist children with their garden projects.

Plant a Seed, Watch it Grow: Web Guide

This will take you to our guide on how to begin and maintain a school garden.

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Request a Garden Consultant and Explore Existing Gardens

If you would like to request a Master Gardener School Garden Consultant, click above on Request a Garden Consultant and Explore Existing Gardens. Once you submit your request, a consultant will be assigned to your school who will contact you to arrange the first meeting.

Request a Consultant & Explore Gardens...


This will take you to a list of presentations we have prepared.  You may use these presentations for any number of activities such as with your students, training your volunteers, in meetings to gain support for your garden.

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Grant Calendar

This will take you to our monthly calendar of School Garden Grant opportunities listed by application deadline date. There is a brief description of the grant and a link to the sponsoring organization's website for the details and application.

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Quarterly newsletters about school gardens at San Diego County schools. Includes links to school specific curriculum materials and projects where available.

Read the Newsletter

San Diego Nature and Children

Download new curriculum for shrublands and a guidebook for nearby nature field trips.

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This will take you to a menu listing a variety of resources such as Books, Educational Organizations, Seed Suppliers, etc for your school garden. Click on your category of interest for a detailed list with additional information.

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