Strawberries Are Here!

Area farm stands, farm markets and your community farmers' markets are boasting Monroe County's strawberry crop. Visit a local farm business in your town and experiment with some healthy strawberry recipes!

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Garden Workshops

Join Walt Nelson, Horticulture Educator, at the Norton Street Urban Ag Garden & Training Center for great tips on how to grow and maintain edible gardens. Wednesdays this summer!

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Gathering of Gardeners

This annual symposium features speakers on garden trends, plant selection and use, and landscape design and maintenance! Includes plant sales from regional vendors and a raffle of creative works!

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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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Emerald Ash Borer

Learn how to identify the Emerald Ash Borer, monitor your Ash trees, detect and report possible EAB in your trees, and more, with resources we've compiled on this site.

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Diagnostic Lab

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County provides a range of diagnostic services to identify plant diseases/insects, weeds, other insects and soil pH.

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Volunteer with Us!

Find a list of our current volunteer opportunities, contacts, and how to apply here on our website!

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Last updated June 23, 2016