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Welcome to the Gardening section of the Stillwater County Extension website.




The Montana Conservation Seedling Nursery is now accepting orders for trees and shrubs.  Visit their site, Montana Conservation Seedling Nursery, for more information.


The Stillwater Community Garden

The Stillwater Community Garden is located in the southeast corner of Granite Peak Park in Columbus, Montana.  Raised garden plots measuring 4' by 16' are available on a first come, first serve basis.  The annual fee of $30/plot is used to cover operating costs of the garden as a whole.

Garden plots for the 2019 growing season are now available.  Please fill out the Stillwater Community Garden Contract and mail or bring into the Stillwater County/MSU Extension Office along with a $30 check payable to the "Stillwater County 4H Teen Leaders".  Come grow with us!


Please click on the links below for more information!

Can I Grow That Here?

Conservation Trees

Abiotic Winter Damage

Cold Damage