Square Foot Gardening

This class on Wednesday, June 1 will cover what this "intensive" method is, how to do it, the pros and cons, and (weather permitting) see a demonstration square foot garden outside. Fee$.

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Utility Choices

Learn your options in this FREE program on Thursday June 9th at 11AM, "Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market". Stay after to with questions about your own consumer issues.

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Garlic Mustard

We get calls this time of year about invasive garlic mustard, which blooms in May in our area. Manual removal of the plant has been shown to prevent its spread but you must remove at least the upper half of the root to prevent regrowth.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips! 

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Tompkins Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Commercial Energy Newsletter

This new quarterly "Commercial Energy Now" newsletter can help you and your business to improve energy efficiency, identify programs and financing options, and MORE! Read the latest issue online here!

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Garlic Mustard

Garlic mustard is one of very few non-native plants to be able to successfully invade forest understories.

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Get Together!

Help create a community that is supportive of all families, every 3rd MONDAY at 11:30 am at CCE-Tompkins in Ithaca! Monthly meetings focus on family-centered services, collaborations and policy issues.

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$mart $eniors

Our FREE class, "Money Smart for Older Adults" on 5/28 and 10/15 covers a range of financial topics of interest to seniors and/or their caregivers. Call to sign up!

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CCE @ Ithaca Festival

Be sure to stop by our booth at the 2016 Ithaca Festival, June 4th & 5th, and bring your home energy questions for our staff! We're here to help!

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Utility Choices

Learn your options in this FREE program on Thursday, June 9th at 11AM, "Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market". Stay after to with questions about your own consumer issues.

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Last updated May 23, 2016