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Let us help you get started with vegetable gardening!

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A soil pH test is a great first step to successful gardening.

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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!

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Learn skills and share what you know, as a volunteer in the CCE Master Gardener program.

Gardening

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario 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! Our gardening services include soil testing; plant and insect ID; and plant disease and diagnostics.  Call us or come by today!

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Become A Master Gardener!

The Master Gardener Program is a national program of trained volunteers who work in partnership with their county Cooperative Extension office to extend information throughout their communities.

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Get the Inside Dirt!

Sign up now for our newsletter to receive timely horticultural tips, cultural practices, pest management and the latest research information!

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Making Compost!

Find resources here on how to start and maintain a home compost bin! Learn how to turn food and yard waste into "black gold" for your garden!

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Invasive Plants

Many plants that are now considered invasive started out as popular garden ornamentals. Learn more about what plants to avoid in your garden.

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Contact

Russell Welser
Senior Resource Educator
rw43@cornell.edu
(585) 394-3977 x 436

Last updated June 14, 2018