Nebraska Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program
The Nebraska Master Gardener Volunteer (NE-EMGV) program is a horticulture related volunteer development program based in many counties throughout the state. It has been part of Nebraska Extension since 1976. Program objectives are carried out through training and community engagement, of local volunteers. Working through their local Extension office NE-EMGVs, answer telephone requests for horticultural information; establish and maintain demonstration gardens; work with special audiences in the community; design and implement community improvement projects, and design and manage school garden projects.