Master Gardeners at CCEDC Open House 2010

CCEDC works to address the needs of the gardening community through education, classes, demonstration landscapes which focus on water conservation, best management practices and edible landscaping to supplement food expenses. The diagnostic lab offers integrated pest management options and solutions to commercial and consumer questions pertaining to agriculture and horticulture.

We are proud to acknowledge the many wonderful, trained volunteers that help to carry out our programming.


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Green Teen on NPR!

June 2015

On Wednesday, May 27th, CCEDC's Green Teen Community Gardening Program was featured on WAMC - a local NPR station in the Hudson Valley. The interview, led by WAMC's Joe Donahue and starring our very own Helannna Bratman and her Green Teen Crew Leader Chelsea Schiffer, focused on a fundraising event - For Goodness Bake - that Green Teen will be putting on in the City of Beacon this Saturday, June 6th! » Read More

Money Management Tools for Success

March 2015

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County and The Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition presents Money Management Tools for Success. » Read More

2015 Philadelphia Flower Show Bus Trip

January 2015

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County is now taking reservations for our annual bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show! » Read More