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Magic of Compost

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Compost is a residential win-win for increasing soil health and for reducing the volume of waste headed to a municipal landfill. Learn 4 different types of composting methods in this workshop, including outside and indoor composting, aerobic and anaerobic techniques, worm and lasagna approaches.

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, February 20, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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On-Farm & Small-Scale Commercial Compost Production Course

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Intended audience: folks interested in starting up a composting facility or getting into on-farm composting, on-farm compost producers and commercial compost producers This course offers four comprehensive sessions on several topics related to producing compost on your farm or a sepa...

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On-Farm & Small-Scale Commercial Compost Production Course

Thursday, February 23, 2023

Intended audience: folks interested in starting up a composting facility or getting into on-farm composting, on-farm compost producers and commercial compost producers This course offers four comprehensive sessions on several topics related to producing compost on your farm or a sepa...

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On-Farm & Small-Scale Commercial Compost Production Course

Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Intended audience: folks interested in starting up a composting facility or getting into on-farm composting, on-farm compost producers and commercial compost producers This course offers four comprehensive sessions on several topics related to producing compost on your farm or a sepa...

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On-Farm & Small-Scale Commercial Compost Production Course

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Intended audience: folks interested in starting up a composting facility or getting into on-farm composting, on-farm compost producers and commercial compost producers This course offers four comprehensive sessions on several topics related to producing compost on your farm or a sepa...

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Secrets of Soil

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Soil is the underlying secret of garden success. Explore what your vegetables, flowers and shrubs need for healthy growth. Discover how to grow more productive ornamental and edible plants in your landscape. Learn what improves soil structure, fertility and water retention. Get ready to get your ...

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Happy House Plants

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Learn how to keep your houseplants looking their best year-round. Pick up tips for optimal care and maintenance, including possible pests. Discover handsome houseplants to enjoy even if you don’t have a green thumb.

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Organic Vegetable Gardening

Monday, March 6, 2023

Learn how to grow food in your backyard. This session covers the 5 keys to a successful vegetable garden: location, soil preparation, plan, planting choices and good maintenance. No green thumb needed to get started.

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Long Island Horticulture Conference

Thursday, March 9, 2023

At the forefront of Long Island horticulture for over 25 years... We invite you to join us for the 33rd Annual Long Island Horticulture Conference! Landscapers, nursery growers, arborists, landscape architects and designers, turf managers, and others in the horticulture industry throughout Long...

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Blueberry Production and Hands-On Pruning Workshop

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Join us for a blueberry production and hands-on demonstration of blueberry pruning. We will provide an overview of blueberry establishment and care, review common insect pests, and focus on pruning techniques to get the most abundant blueberry harvests year after year. We will demonstrate ...

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Backyard Berries

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Love those delicious berries? Learn how to successfully grow and harvest different types of berries in your own backyard, including raspberries, strawberries, blueberries and more. Plan now for these summer treats.

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, March 20, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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Garden Makeover on a Budget

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Does your yard need an affordable garden makeover? Consider how you use your landscape and what can be enhanced when you explore the role of foliage, plant arrangement, and attractive hardscape features.

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, April 17, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, May 15, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, June 19, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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Agritourism Workshop Series

Monday, July 17, 2023

Are you thinking of starting an agritourism business or are you currently operating one? Join our monthly lunch-hour, workshop virtual series and learn how to grow your agritourism business! The first session will cover the basics of running an agritourism operation. The following sessions...

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