“WSU Master Gardener Program of Thurston County”
Do You Have a Gardening Question?
Do you have a plant eaten-up by bugs or diseases? Maybe you have a plant or weed you cannot identify? Or, you have a spot in your garden and you need advice on what to plant? That’s where the WSU Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter volunteers of Thurston County can help.
Gardening/Composting/Recycling Question/Answer Clinic –
Our WSU Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter volunteers are answering your questions via email and at select in-person events around Thurston County. Visit our Events page to learn more.
If you have a question please email it to: email@example.com
OTHER HELPFUL INFORMTION
Volunteers are NOT allowed to visit personal properties to do site visits or evaluations.
The following are topics our volunteers are NOT permitted to answer:
- Questions concerning commercial crop and nursery
production, municipal parks and trees, homeowner/condo association landscape issues, pesticide regulations, wetlands or waterways, livestock and pasture, pet or human health, and food safety/preservation topics must be referred to the appropriate WSU Extension educator and can’t be answered by WSU Master Gardener volunteers.
- For health issues, including a sense of being bitten by something, clients need to contact their personal medical advisers or to their County Health District.
- Provide legal advice.
- Edibility of mushrooms and other foraged plants.
- Growing marijuana.
- Endorsements of specific businesses and services. i.e. local lawn/garden service companies, landscape architects, best nurseries etc.
Our in-person Question/Answer Clinic at Thurston County Extension office is CLOSED until further notice.
The Gardens and Clinics are operated by WSU and Thurston County trained and certified volunteers. All services provided by Thurston County WSU Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter volunteers are free to Thurston County residents.
Volunteers can only provide information to home gardeners. Commercial farms and businesses need to contact WSU Thurston County Extension office for help, (360) 867-2189.