Cooperative Extension of Westchester 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 all year long,
and opportunities to share your love of gardening as a volunteer! Call
us or come by today!
Consumer Telephone Hotline Service: The hotline is open weekdays 9:00am to 12:00 noon (914-285-4640).
Consumer Sample Drop off or Mail
in Service: You may drop off samples from 9:00am to 12:00noon and from
1:00pm to 4:00pm Monday to Thursday. You may also mail
samples to Cornell Cooperative Extension, 3 West Main Street, Suite 112,
Elmsford, NY 10523. Try to mail your samples early in the week (Monday or
Tuesday). Download sample submittal forms and
review sampling and submittal instructions HERE.
LINKS OF INTEREST:
Click here for Recent Programs and Related Resources
Click here for Guide to Farming in NYS
Click here for Westchester Horticultural News Archives
Click here for frequently accessed fact sheets
Click here for Cornell University Turfgrass Program resources
Click here for Cornell University Urban Horticulture Institute resources
Click here for
Cornell University IPM “What’s Bugging You?” resources:
Click here for What is Energy Star
Click here for Energy Savings Tips
Click here for Growing Degree Days
Click here for Horticulture Diagnostic Forms
Click here for Horticulture Newsletter (for homeowners)
Click here for Invasive Species
Commercial horticulture is the science, art, and business of cultivating ornamental plants. Learn more about our many offerings in this area, here on our website!
Last updated April 10, 2019