hillary at microscope

Hillary Jufer examining a sample.

Albam, Kenaley and Giordano discussing beech canker

Field trip.

Hillary Jufer hard at work.

Residential Horticulture

Do you have a question about growing a vegetable garden? Wish you knew the name of that pesky weed that keeps popping up in your flower bed? Wonder what that funny looking insect is that is crawling across your shoe? Find the answer, by calling our Horticulture Hotline!

Cornell Cooperative Extension Educators are available to answer these questions, and more. They answer numerous questions about plant, tree and lawn care, vegetable and flower gardening, and home and garden pest management practices for county residents.

To contact the Hotline in Westchester County, call (914) 285-4640 between the hours of 9am - 12 noon.

See our main Horticulture & Environment page.

Cornell Cooperative Extension Westchester County provides equal program and employment opportunities. Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting Cornell Cooperative Extension prior to a program.


Hillary Jufer
Horticulture Program Manager

Last updated May 16, 2024