Wildlife can cause a lot of damage to your flower or vegetable garden
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Wildlife can cause a lot of damage to your flower or vegetable garden

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Wildlife Proofing your Garden

  • Saturday, August 19, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Are critters eating or damaging your vegetables and flowers? Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County (CCEUC) hosts “Wildlife Proofing Your Garden” a free lecture on Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m at the Master Gardener Program’s award-winning Xeriscape garden at SUNY Ulster, 491 Cottekill Road in Stone Ridge.

Deer, woodchucks and voles, oh my! Veteran and longtime garden speaker, Cecily Frazier, will talk about how to keep unwanted “critters” out of your garden. The “Learning in the Garden" series is appropriate for gardeners of any level and continues with the FREE classes below.  

Classes take place at the Master Gardener's award-winning Xeriscape garden at SUNY Ulster (491 Cottekill Road in Stone Ridge) on the 3rd Saturday of each month, June through October.  Appropriate for gardeners of any level, classes start at 10 am, rain or shine, and last about an hour (except for the Plant Sale, which runs from 10 am – 12 pm). 

See below for the Learning in the Garden series schedule - click on link for each class to learn more (for a printable brochure click here):

Walk-ins are welcome or you may register ahead. For more information or to RSVP, contact Master Gardener Coordinator, Dona Crawford, at 845-340-3990 ext. 335 or email dm282@cornell.edu.

Guided Tours: Free guided tours of the Xeriscape Garden are available by request for your group or organization. Call the Master Gardener Hotline at 845-340-3478.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County provides equal program and employment opportunities. Please contact the program office at 845-340-3990 if you have any special needs.

Fee

Free

Contact

Dona Crawford
Community Horticulture Program Coordinator
dm282@cornell.edu
(845) 340-3990 x335