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!
Follow these steps when gathering soil for a soil test at Cooperative Extension.
Interested in having your own vegetable garden, at home or in your neighborhood? Find links and resources here that will help get you started.
Ornamental trees and shrubs can enhance the beauty of your home landscaping. Find some suggested varieties here.
Perennials offer year after year of blooms for your garden, and are a smart investment in your garden. Visit our resources to learn more.
IPM is a system for managing pest problems using a range of safe, least-toxic methods. Find IPM resources here!
Master Gardeners belong to a national corps of trained volunteers who share gardening information in their communities through the local Cooperative Extension office.
Last updated March 1, 2018