Becoming a South Carolina Master Gardener is a two step process:
Complete a 40 hour horticulture training course taught by a Clemson University Extension Agent in your county. Click here for information. The cost is $300: that covers the cost of the course, the SC MG Manual, field trips, etc. "Pay back" Clemson and its Extension Service through 40 hours of volunteerism. Master Gardeners assist with garden lectures, exhibits, demonstrations, school and community gardening, phone diagnostic service, research, and many other projects. To learn about GSMGA projects, click here.
For more information, please call the county extension office nearest you: