This site is dedicated to all who would be one with the earth.

Members of the Society are Master Gardeners certified by Michigan State University and charged with the mission of extending our gardening knowledge to our community, whether it's Oakland County, the State of Michigan, the USA or the World.


News and Events

November 7-9, 2014, Milwaukee, WI
Growing Power's 2014 - National-International Urban & Small Farm Conference
with speaker Will Allen (2015 MG Conference speaker for Oakland County).
Printable flyer with details.

MG Meeting Handouts

June 10, 2014 - MG Society Meeting Handout:
- Species and Small Flowering Clematis

January 11, 2014 - MG Society Meeting Handout:
- You Can Grow African Violets

January 14, 2014 – MG Society Meeting Handout
and Reference Technical Paper:
- MDOT Site
- Slope Restoration in Metro Detroit
- Slope Restoration Plant List
- Cornell Study


MGSOC By-Laws - downloadable/printable .PDF

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