May 23 to 26, 2024
Year 174 Fair Theme: From Farm To Table

Master Gardener

2023 Schomberg Fair

Exciting News for Gardening Enthusiasts: Master Gardener at the Schomberg Fair!

The Schomberg Fair is thrilled to announce a special feature for all gardening lovers — a Master Gardener will be available on-site to meet with the public and answer any gardening questions. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting to dig your hands into the soil, this is a perfect opportunity to gain expert advice and insights.

Who Are Master Gardeners?

Master Gardeners in Ontario are not just gardening enthusiasts; they are experienced horticulturists who have undergone extensive training in various aspects of horticulture. Certified by the Master Gardeners of Ontario, these individuals continue to enhance their knowledge and skills through ongoing technical training. Their role is to provide the community with reliable, expert horticultural advice, making gardening more accessible and enjoyable for everyone.

How Can a Master Gardener Help You at the Fair?

  1. Personalized Gardening Advice: Have specific questions about your garden? Need help with plant diseases or pests? A Master Gardener can provide tailored advice based on your unique situation and local growing conditions.
  2. Gardening Demonstrations: Watch and learn as the Master Gardener demonstrates various gardening techniques that can help you improve your gardening practices, from soil preparation to pruning.
  3. Educational Resources: Gain access to knowledge through free handouts, guides, and the opportunity to ask all your burning gardening questions.
  4. Inspiration for Your Garden: Discover new plants and innovative gardening techniques to implement in your garden. Whether you’re interested in vegetable gardening, ornamentals, or native plants, you’ll find something to spark your interest.
  5. Community Connection: Meeting a Master Gardener can connect you to broader community programs and resources, such as local gardening clubs, educational programs, and volunteer opportunities.

Why Visit the Master Gardener at the Fair?

Engaging with a Master Gardener at the Schomberg Fair is more than just a learning opportunity; it’s a chance to enhance your gardening journey, troubleshoot problems in real time, and connect with a community that shares your passion for gardening. Whether you want to improve your yield, beautify your outdoor space, or share your love for gardening, the Master Gardener is here to help you succeed.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to enhance your gardening knowledge and skills. Visit the horticultural section at the Schomberg Fair, and bring your questions, curiosity, and enthusiasm for all things green!

We look forward to seeing you there and sharing a day filled with gardening inspiration and education!