Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County is your resource for information on soils, site improvement, plant selection, proper plant care, eco-friendly practices, integrated pest management, composting and so much more! We offer free or low-cost gardening classes and tours all year long, and opportunities to share your love of gardening as a volunteer! Call us or come by today!
Forests give us a wonderful opportunity to see and enjoy wildlife. Learn how to protect the wildlife as you enjoy it.
Ornamental trees and shrubs can enhance the beauty of your home landscaping. Find some suggested varieties here.
Perennials offer year after year of blooms for your garden, and are a smart investment in your garden. Visit our resources to learn more.
Learn the correct way to gather soil for a soil test at Cooperative Extension.
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.
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!
Last updated May 8, 2015