Cornell Organic Gardening course, registration open

​Please share with your networks: ​ ​Early-bird discount ends Friday. ​ The Department of Horticulture’s online Organic Gardening course is designed to help new gardeners get started and help experienced gardeners broaden their understanding of organic techniques for all kinds of gardens. The course runs October 8 to November 21, 2014, and covers one topic […]

Ash Seed Collection workshop, Thurs. 9/18 from 12:30-3:30 pm at CCE Tompkins

Ash Seed Collection workshop Thursday 9/18 from 12:30-3:30 pm CCE Tompkins, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca Cost: Free To register for this workshop, please contact organizer Clara Moore at clara.holmes or 718-370-9044. Native seed collection is imperative for the preservation, conservation and reclamation of plant communities in decline. Face with the loss of Ash species as […]

Seed Saving class, Monday 9/15 at CCE Tompkins

Seed Saving Techniques: Harvesting, Cleaning, Drying and Storing Monday September 15, 6-8 pm CCE Tompkins, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca Cost: $5-$10 sliding scale Seed saving is a fun skill that can deepen your understanding of plant propagation and save you money on yearly seed expenses. We will harvest and clean seeds from the CCE seed-saving […]

ONLINE Permaculture Course at Cornell with Steve Gabriel

Permaculture: Fundamentals of Ecological Design Offered by the CORNELL UNIVERSITY School of Integrative Plant Science with Steve Gabriel, extension educator with the Cornell Small Farms Program and co-author of the new book, Farming the Woods (www.FarmingtheWoods.com) Next course: Oct. 6 through Nov. 20, 2014 Register online. Enrollment: limited to 25 students. This 6.5-week online course […]