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!
Learn the correct way to gather soil for a soil test at Cooperative Extension.
Go beyond the basics and learn advanced composting techniques in this 3 class series on 9/14, 9/21 & 10/5. $5/person per class or $10 for the 3-class series
Learn when and how to dig and divide perennial plants, plus what plants you can divide in this hands-on class with Master Gardeners on Thursday, Sept. 28, 6-7:30 pm. $5-$10/person, register online.
Learn to collect, clean and dry flower and vegetable seeds at this class on Wednesday, October 4. Sign up online here...
Nominate outstanding examples of local beautification work anywhere in Tompkins County in the categories of Business, Civic Association, Residence, & Placemaking by Octopber 15th.
Join Sean Dembrosky of Edible Acres for an introduction to the basic concepts of permaculture in this class on Thursday, October 12, 6:30-8:30pm. Fee$
Last updated September 18, 2017