Let us help you get started with vegetable gardening!
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Let us help you get started with vegetable gardening!

A soil pH test is a great first step to successful gardening.
Image by Sandy Repp

A soil pH test is a great first step to successful gardening.

Find recommended varieties of vegetables that grow well in our area!
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Find recommended varieties of vegetables that grow well in our area!

What's eating your plants? We can help you find out, and suggest ways to control it!

Learn skills and share what you know, as a volunteer in the CCE Master Gardener program.

Learn skills and share what you know, as a volunteer in the CCE Master Gardener program.

Gardening

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County is your resource for information on soils, site improvement, plant selection, proper plant care, eco-friendly practices, integrated pest management, composting and so much more! We offer free or low-cost gardening classes and tours all year long, and opportunities to share your love of gardening as a volunteer!  Call us or come by today!

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Getting Started!

This class on March 24th will help the beginning vegetable gardener learn how to site the garden, prepare the soil, start and transplant seeds, and how to choose and use mulch. Call to sign up!

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Worm Composting

Learn all about "Vermicomposting," an easy indoor composting system that uses red worms, in this workshop on March 25th. Every household leaves with a starter bin and worms! $10/household, space is limited!

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Seed Swap

Swap your surplus seeds with other gardeners and enjoy free hands-on workshops at this community seed swap on 3/26! $5 suggested donation; FREE if you bring seeds to share!

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Beautification Brigade!

Come learn more about volunteering with our Community Beautification Program on 3/30 & 4/5. Beautify Ithaca - no experience required, dinner provided.

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Fruit Tree Pruning

Learn how to prune established and overgrown fruit trees, Sunday April 2 at Indian Creek Farm, Ithaca

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Commercial Production of Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Join us to learn about the domestic production of Chinese medicinal herbs. Jean Giblette of High Falls Gardens will give a presentation on this exciting emerging market for farmers and growers.

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Last updated March 22, 2017