Wilderness Skills Instructor Course – CCE Info Session

Tuesday, December 9, 7pm Cornell Cooperative Extension, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca Room A Primitive Pursuits, a program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County based in Ithaca, will offer two Wilderness Skills Instructor Certification programs this spring, during and after the spring academic semester. The course will cover a wide variety of primitive technology skills, […]

TONIGHT: Book talk at TCPL, 6pm

FARMING THE WOODS: An Integrated Permaculture Approach to Growing Food & Medicine in Temperate Forests Meet the Authors… Get your signed copy… Hear a presentation on their new work… Join Ken Mudge and Steve Gabriel November 19, 2014 6 to 8 p.m. Tompkins County Public Library Ithaca, NY Local authors, teachers and researchers Ken Mudge […]

Volunteers needed

The DeWitt Middle School garden will be putting in wood frames on the garden plots and Wayne Gottlieb would like to set up a build day to have them installed. His students are doing a lot of it, but there’s too much. If he could get enough people, say Next Saturday (Nov. 8) or the […]

Advanced Compost series in October at CCE Tompkins

Advanced Compost Class Series Three Wednesday evenings: October 15, 22 and 29, from 6-8pm Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County, 615 Willow Ave, Ithaca Cost: $30 for a 3-class series This three-part class series is for gardeners, educators or others who want to go beyond the basics of composting. Master Composter-level material will be presented […]

Know Your Lands workshop series, Oct 7, 14 and 21

Know Your Lands Resources Workshop Series Sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension-Tompkins County -Soil Resources, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 7-8:30pm -Forest Resources, Tuesday, Oct. 14th, 7-8:30pm -Land Ownership Logistics and Opportunities, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 7-8:30pm All 3 sessions are held at 4-H Acres – Lower Creek Rd. off Route 13, Ithaca Sign up for all sessions or […]