Be A Member!

If you work in commercial horticulture, or you're a homeowner who enjoys gardening, consider the many benefits of our Horticulture Membership programs.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Emergency Preparedness

Cornell Cooperative Extension is a valuable resource when it comes to questions about managing home, farm, business, and natural resource challenges. CCE provides evidence-based information and education about disaster readiness and response.

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Farmers' Markets

There are many Farmer's Markets in Nassau County. View the list here.

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DPF 4-H Camp in Newsday

At 4-H Camp in Riverhead, fun is strictly off-screen. Read more about the article that was printed in Newsday on July 31st. Article was written by David Reich-Hale

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Urban and Community Forestry

All of the trees within a town, village, or city make up the "community forest", and may efforts are needed to keep our street trees healthy and well-managed.

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SNAP-Ed Program Launch

The SNAP-Ed - Eat Smart New York (ESNY) launch event was held on Wednesday, July 15th at the Farm at St. Joseph in Brentwood. Attendees had the opportunity to learn more about our Snap-Ed program and received educational information on nutrition.

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Fact Sheets

Many new fact sheets have been added to this section of our web site to provide you with even more up to date horticulture information.

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Last updated October 1, 2015