The staff and Master Gardener Volunteers of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties are available to provide research-based gardening information and services to county residents such as soil testing, identification of pests and diseases, and answering gardeners' horticultural questions. If you are unable to find the solution to your problem here on our website, please call either office -- in Acra (518) 622-9820 x 42 or Hudson (518) 828-3346 x 105. You also may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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 2018!
Our Master Gardener Volunteers teach classes and workshops, provide information and soil pH testing at events, and answer gardening questions from callers.
Is there anything they won't eat? Although no plant is completely "deer proof", we've compiled a chart of deer-resistant varieties that may avoid their browsing.
Growing plants indoors can be difficult, but here are some links that may be helpful in making you successful at growing plants indoors:
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!
Poinsettia plants are so festive for the holidays ... but what do you do to keep it alive and happy? Here are some simple tips to keep it alive and mostly happy for your pleasure..
Last updated December 27, 2017