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!
Come learn more about volunteering with our Community Beautification Program on Thursday, March 28. No experience required, dinner provided. Please rsvp.
Learn to propagate fruits and other perennials from cuttings, seeds and layering at this workshop with Sean Dembrosky, Wednesday, March 27. $10-$25/person sliding scale.
Our Seed Starting class on Wednesday April 3, 6-8pm will cover how to start a wide range of seeds, helpful equipment, and more! $10-$20/person self-determined sliding scale, register online!
Join local tree pruning professionals on Monday, 4/15 at 7pm for "Tree Selection & Plant Care." Cost is $7-$15/person and open to the public and to prospective Citizen Pruner Volunteers! Call to sign up!
Learn a variety of no-dig techniques, including broad forking, lazy beds and using raised beds to improve soil quality and reducing the need to weed, in this workshop on Wednesday, April 24th. Fee$
Don't miss our annual Compost Fair, held at CCE-Tompkins on 4/28/18 in conjunction with the 4H Duck Race; fun & educational for all ages!
Last updated March 21, 2019