Do you love to garden? Would you like to learn more about gardening? Do you enjoy helping others in your community?

Become an Ashtabula County Master Gardener Volunteer!

You get 50 hours of training in vegetables, flowers, trees, shrubs, soil, insects, diseases, and more. In turn you share your knowledge with others by answering questions, consulting on service projects, presenting programs for both adults and children, etc.

Join other gardeners now by registering to become an Ashtabula County Master Gardener Volunteer

Serving others in your community brings immense satisfaction as you help them grow, learn, develop, and succeed.  Additionally, volunteering provides you an opportunity to gain new skills, help others, and meet new friends.  We hope that you recognize the tremendous benefits of volunteering and will join us in helping assure that everyone involved has a positive, educational experience. Please know that all personal information is kept secure.  The release of this information will follow The Ohio State University and OSUE operating procedures and will be in accordance with Ohio law.

How to Apply:

You have two options to apply for the 2021 Ashtabula County Master Gardener Training:

Option 1: Apply Online (Preferred)

To complete option 1,  first click the link above and create a volunteer account.

Next, open the MGV Application under the Forms tab at the top of this page.  Complete the application and we will contact you directly.

Option 2: Fillable Form / Printable Application

To complete option 2, you can open the application by clicking the link above. Once opened, you may fill out the application and forms then print or email the file. Please send the application to 39 Wall St. Jefferson, OH 44047 and email to

You can also print off the PDF and fill it out by hand if needed. 


For any questions regarding the 2021 training or the application process, please contact Andrew Holden at 440-576-9008 or