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Carlton County Master Gardeners reach milestones

 

February 1, 2019

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Nan Lindquist, Roberta Leu, Richard Breitkruetz, and Joan Arney were honored recently for their involvement in the Carlton County Master Gardeners program. Several members of the Master Gardeners group are pictured here at their 2018 Spring Plant sale, from left, Ken Jorgenson, Doug McLellan, Judy Walker, Chris Carlson, Joan Lanoue, Donna Kirk, Barb Isaacson, Karen Johnson, Kathy Weiditz, Jim Anderson, Roberta Leu, and Gladys Bergstedt.

Four local Master Gardeners recently received awards for years of volunteer service. Roberta Leu, Richard Breitkruetz and Joan Arney have all given 15 years of horticulture volunteer service to Carlton County. Master Gardener Nan Lindquist started with the program in 1994 and has served for 25 years.

What is a Master Gardener volunteer?

Master Gardeners are from all walks of life and volunteer on behalf of the University of Minnesota Extension. They share gardening best practices with people in their communities to promote healthy foods and healthy lives. They c...



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