Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chenango 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!
Interested in having your own vegetable garden, at home or in your neighborhood? Find links and resources here that will help get you started.
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.
Our resources on annuals, perennials, lawns, trees and shrubs can help you have a more beautiful home landscape.
Growing plants indoors can be difficult, but here are some links that may be helpful in making you successful at growing plants indoors:
IPM is a system for managing pest problems using a range of safe, least-toxic methods. Find IPM resources here!
Your garden soil and our local climate have a big impact on every aspect of growing plants. Find resources here on soil texture, organic matter, soil testing and more.
Last updated September 21, 2018