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!
This class on Thursday, Nov. 9th covers how to prepare and protect your garden from winter weather. $5-$10/person sliding scale fee, register online or by calling our office.
Stop by Ithaca Community Gardens at 12:30pm one Saturday per month from June-Oct for a FREE class on composting basics PLUS a different special topic each month!
This class on Wednesday, Oct. 18 from 6:30-8pm will look at how plants become invasive, their uses, and impacts. With Akiva Silver from Twisted Tree Farm. Fee; register online.
Learn how worms can dispose of food scraps while making rich garden compost, at this workshop on Saturday Nov. 5th. $10/household includes worms & bin.
Taste freshly harvested nuts at the Nut Bonanza on Saturday November 12 at Twisted Tree Farm in Spencer.
Bring your clean bagged leaves in from Monday 11/6 through Saturday 11/18 to share with gardeners/composters! Learn about composting and get some free on 11/18!
Last updated October 19, 2017