CCEDC works to address the needs of the gardening community through education, classes, demonstration landscapes which focus on water conservation, best management practices and edible landscaping to supplement food expenses. The diagnostic lab offers integrated pest management options and solutions to commercial and consumer questions pertaining to agriculture and horticulture. Many wonderful, trained volunteers help to carry out our programs.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County is accepting applications for Master Gardener Volunteer training. Training begins Wednesday, September 9, 2020.
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!
From garlic mustard to multiflora rose and everything in between, learn here about invasive plants in our area.
Last updated February 4, 2021