Welcome to the Sevier County Tennessee Master Gardener Association website. Members have been trained and certified through the University of Tennessee Extension Master Gardener Program. As volunteers, we support the Sevier County Extension Office with various programs designed to benefit county youth and adults such as:

  • Ask a Master Gardener Hotline where consumers can get free researched based answers to their garden and landscaping questions
  • A demonstration garden of various gardening techniques to use in home gardens
  • Providing gardening information at local community events
  • Assisting with educational and nutritional programs provided for adults by Sevier County Extension
  • Educating the county’s youth by participating in projects such as:
    • Junior Master Gardener clubs
    • 4-H Club
    • School programs like
      • Tasty Tuesday – introducing young students to different fruits and vegetables
      • The Tomato Seed Project – helping Kindergartners grow their own tomato plants
      • Farm Days – Showing the county’s 4th graders the plants that are the ingredients of some of their favorite foods
      • On My Own – a simulation program that introduces Middle School students to the challenges of adult life