How to Become a Master Gardener

Information and application for the Master Gardener Program 2018 are now available:

2018 EMG Training Flier


Click on the image on the left to get details about the classes including the dates and times. Some of the topics covered in the classes are also listed.

Participation in the class requires a commitment for service to Knox County (and home county if not a resident of Knox County).

Check out the costs and deadlines for submission of application.




Click on the image on the right to get a copy of the application together with some more information on the Tennessee Master Gardener program.

To apply for the program, fill out and send a copy of the application to

Emily Gonzalez
TSU/UT Knox County Extension
400 W. Main St. #560
Knoxville, TN 37902

If you had been a Master Gardener in the past, either in some other county (or state) or in Knox County, and if you would like to join our group or regain active status then contact Emily Gonzalez at 865-215-2340.