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Join us!

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.

Our resources on lawns and ornamentals can help make your home gardens more beautiful.

Our resources on lawns and ornamentals can help make your home gardens more beautiful.

What's eating your plants? We can help you find out, and suggest ways to control it!

Do you like gardening? Consider becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer!

Do you like gardening? Consider becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer!

Gardening

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung 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!

Soil health

Test Your Soil!

Follow these steps when gathering soil for a soil test at Cooperative Extension.

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Food Gardening

Interested in having your own vegetable garden, at home or in your neighborhood? Find links and resources here that will help get you started.

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Trees & Shrubs

Ornamental trees and shrubs can enhance the beauty of your home landscaping. Find some suggested varieties here.

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Easy Care Perennials

Perennials offer year after year of blooms for your garden, and are a smart investment in your garden. Visit our resources to learn more.

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Pests & IPM

IPM is a system for managing pest problems using a range of safe, least-toxic methods. Find IPM resources here!

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Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners belong to a national corps of trained volunteers who share gardening information in their communities through the local Cooperative Extension office.

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Contact

Jingjing Yin
Community Horticulture Educator
jy578@cornell.edu
607-734-4453 xt 208

Last updated July 27, 2016