Get Growing with the Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County

Get Growing with the Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County

Home Gardening


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Cornell Cooperative Extension offers research-based support to gardeners through our community horticulture and Master Gardener programs. Homeowners can attend our classes, view online resources and have their gardening questions answered by our Garden Helpline service. Plant, insect and soil samples can be brought to our diagnostic lab for help determining problems in their home or garden. 

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Gardening Helpline

Our Master Gardeners are ready to help you. Call today, or email mghelpline@cornell.edu.

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1st Orange County Showcase Horticulture Show

Showcase your gardening skills!

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Making Milk Soaps

Go home with 8 bars of soap! (two each of four different types) We’ll be making the following soaps: Cornmeal and Milk Scrub Bar, Buttermilk Bar, Coconut Cranberry Orange Spice Bar, and Creamy Goatsmilk.

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Making Your Own Pickles

We will make: Hot Dog Relish, Piccalilli, and Pickled Eggs!

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Making Jams & Jellies

These hands-on workshops reinforce skills and procedures – giving you a more complete learning experience. Featuring: Strawberry Rhubarb Jame, Peach Bellini Jam, and Traditional Grape Jelly.

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Making Homemade Fruit Shrubs

Making Homemade Fruit Shrubs

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Contact

Debbie Lester
Community Horticulture Educator and Master Gardener Coordinator
dal53@cornell.edu

Last updated June 15, 2017