Louisiana Master Gardeners

The Louisiana Master Gardener Program is a volunteer development program offered by the LSU AgCenter. Master Gardener volunteers are highly trained and provide proven, research-based educational programs to Louisiana residents. Since its inception in 1994, more than 3,500 individuals have participated in the program to become certified Louisiana Master Gardeners.Certified Louisiana Master Gardeners in good standing were given a unique opportunity to further their knowledge. The Advanced Louisiana Master Gardener Program debuted in 2015, with 71 individuals obtaining advanced status at the 2016 LMG Conference held in Kenner, LA.


Master Gardener State Coordinator

Dr. Sara Shields



Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture