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.
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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!

Master Gardeners now accepting applications for our 2018-2019 training!

Master Gardeners now accepting applications for our 2018-2019 training!

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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Now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Master Gardeners training class! You can be part of this national corps of trained gardening volunteers!

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Compost demo site

Compost w/ Confidence

FREE outdoor class held monthly May-August. Join us on 8/25 at Freeville Community Garden. Come tour the garden and learn how to get started with composting!

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Ithaca Kitchen Garden Tour

Rescheduled to July 31 due to weather. Visit this double lot where a family grows edibles, ornamentals, herbs and fruits. $7-$10/person sliding scale.

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Plant Disease & Organic Controls

Learn to identify common plant diseases and how to treat them organically in this class on Wednesday, August 1st. $7-$10/person sliding scale, register/pay online.

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Danby Kitchen Garden Tour

RESCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 15 : A private garden in Danby's 40 year edible garden showcases localized growing methods and experience over the years.

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Seed Saving

Learn to save your own flower and vegetable seeds for next year's garden in this class on Thursday, August 23rd. $7-$10/person sliding scale, register/pay online.

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Last updated July 26, 2018