In our current times everything seems to have gone virtual. School classes, work meetings, Doctor appointments, and family get together's are all done now through Zoom.  And so won't the next round of gardening classes at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County.

After finding a huge interest in online gardening information, Cornell's Master Gardener Volunteers are holding two more sessions via Zoom. Linda Sturtevant will lead a session on Growing Herbs from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17th. The following Wednesday, June 24,  from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Rosanne Loparco will host a class on Container Gardening.

Both sessions are free, but you will be need to preregister for the growing herb class or preregister for the container gardening class to get the online link to the sessions. For more information contact Holly Wise, Consumer Horticulture Educator, Plant Science Educator 315 736-3394 Ext. 125 or email:hlw2@cornell.edu. You can also call the Horticulture Hotline with any gardening questions, Wednesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at 315 736-3394 ext. 127.  CCE staff are working remotely but, phones are monitored and calls returned weekdays from 8:30 to 4:30

Here is information on starting your own garden.