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Growing in Canyon County

Turn to Extension for Classes, Workshops and Answers.

Gardening, landscaping or tending a small acreage in Southwest Idaho?  Turn to us for classes, information, expertise & unbiased advice.  We are committed to helping individuals and communities grow; our areas of expertise in horticulture include home and community food production, sustainable lawns and landscapes and gardening with youth.



Idaho Master Gardener

Extension’s premier horticulture volunteer development program is active, and making a difference, in Canyon County.  Could you be a future Master Gardener Volunteer?


Idaho Victory Garden

Get started on saving money by producing more of your own food at home, including vegetables, fruit, eggs and more.


Local Answers

From Community Education classes and our award-winning free newsletter, to a comprehensive online library, find information you need, when you need it.


The Next Generation

Through 4-H Junior Master Gardener outreach and our Master Gardener School Garden Mentor program, we’re teaching tomorrow’s green thumbs about science and healthy living through horticulture.


  • Catch up on the latest editions of Ariel’s DigIn! Newsletter here.
  • Like us on Facebook for pest alerts, timely information and to connect with other gardeners! 
  • Read Extension Educator Ariel Agenbroad’s blog and get the latest tips, updates and information for gardens and small farms.
  • Read Ariel’s bi-weekly gardening articles in the Idaho Press Tribune (search for Ariel Agenbroad).
  • Short on time? Get your updates via Twitter!

 November 25, 2013