Gardener's Day 2019

Save the date: April 3rd! Come for a day full of gardening including a keynote presentation by Judy Glattstein, author of Made for the Shade.

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Community Based Climate Solutions

We have less than 12 years to make major changes to our power generation, greenhouse gas emissions and more. Join us for a program about new, next-step, holistic climate solutions for our area. We can achieve ambitious and necessary goals...

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Tabletop Gardens: Bonsai, Terrariums, & Kokedama

Outdoor gardeners who long to keep their thumbs “green” during the long, icy winter months will enjoy turning their attention to gardening indoors. This program will demystify the ancient and widely practiced art of the Bonsai.

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In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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CCE-RC Daily Updates

Read the latest news, happenings, and more on our blog!

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Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Fertilizer Law/ Turf Management Course is held the first Wednesday of each month from 8:00am - 10:00am at CCE-RC This course is qualified by Rockland County and required by all landscapers.

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Native Plants

Native plants deserve a place in your garden, and they offer many advantages over non-native species. Find a list of suggested varieties here.

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Composting Education

Our FREE Composting Education is brought to you by Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority & CCE Rockland. Visit us at the Nyack & Suffern Farmers Markets & our Speakers Bureau Programs!

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Last updated February 20, 2019