If you have a green thumb and love gardening, becoming a master gardener at the University of Illinois Extension may be for you. The U of I Extension is accepting applications for those who would like to sign up to become a new Master Gardener with the program.
Gwen Podeschi is one of the U of I Extension's Master Gardeners, and says the deadline to sign up is coming up quick.
Podeschi was joined by fellow Master Gardener Sharon Hill, who says it's the camaraderie that she likes about being a Master Gardener. Podeschi added that it's a great way to continue to learn more about gardening.
Again to register for the course to become a Master Gardener with the U of I Extension, call 287-7246 or the Macoupin County Office at 854-9604 to register.