Cornell Cooperative Extension

Rockland County

Tucking in the garden for winter: autumn preparation for vegetable gardens.

SGN educator Janet Fenton will provide a hands-on workshop on both preparing a new vegetable garden bed and amending existing beds. Pr-Registration is required, there is a program fee for this workshop. Contact 845-429-7085 x 117 for more information

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

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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Teen Leadership Rockland

Is A leadership development program for high school sophomores. The program connects students who have leadership potential with each other and the community through interactive seminars with community leaders. Application due on 10/17/14

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Fertalizer Law Certification

November 5th 8am until 10am Environmental Educator Chuck Steed will be teaching a Fertilizer Law Certificate Program qualified through Rockland County to those interested in earning certificate. Pr-Registration is Required. $30 fee per person.

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Storing Firewood

Unlike most fuels, firewood can be stored indefinitely, safely and without degrading. Learn correct storage techniques here.

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Fish and Game

Find resources on hunting and fishing, and many recipes for large and small game, fish and fowl and how to prepare them safely.

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Emergency Preparedness

Learn about steps to take to prepare for or recover from flooding and winter weather events, how to safely operate a chainsaw or generator, and more.

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Winter Weather Safety

Learn how you can better prepare yourself for the bitter winters of New York State.

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Last updated October 17, 2014