Cornell Cooperative Extension is your local connection to the research, information and expertise of your land-grant university. The Horticulture Program provides research-based ornamental horticulture information for home gardeners and commercial horticulture businesses.
The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug is native to Asia, and was first detected in Pennsylvania in 2001. It produces an unpleasant smell indoors, and can damage shade and fruit trees, vegetables and legumes.
Spring Gardening Series in partnership with the City of Rochester Flower City Feeling Good
Petra-Mann Page from Fruition Seeds Presents on Saving Resilient Seeds in a Changing Climate. You play a larger role every day than you realize.
Check out this list from Cornell's Garden Based Learning Program to see what varieties they recommend as being well-suited to NY State gardens for 2017!
This detailed guide will teach you how to have a "climate-friendly" garden. It provides ways to reduce chemical inputs, improve compost, and how to use cover crops to increase soil health.
DEC warns of a tree fungus that causes disease in oak trees discovered in our region.
Last updated March 24, 2017