This pest (new to New York State) targets ailanthus trees, in particular, and attacks a wide variety of crops including grapes, hops, apples and forest products.
Have a gardening question? Insect question? Call the Garden Hotline from 9 am to 12 noon, Monday to Friday
& Volunteer Recognition Dinner on Thursday, November 15 at The Putnam County Golf Course.
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 nonprofit management skills. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our offices to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!
Join us for the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition dinner on Thursday, November 15 at the Putnam County Golf Course @ 6:30 pm
Cultivate new business relationships within your local community! Tuesday, Oct. 30 at Anthony's Pier 9, New Windsor, NY
Check out the 4-H Clubs accepting new members! 4-H Face Painting, Sew-Cool Sewing, Horse Clubs & more!
Find resources on how to identify deer ticks, how to remove an attached tick, effective insect repellants, and more, here on our website.
There are several energy assistance programs in NYS that offer free or reduced cost services, including heating assistance and energy upgrades. Find out if you're eligible!
The NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets recently confirmed that the invasive spotted lanternfly has been found in Delaware County, New York. The pest targets ailanthus trees and attacks a variety of crops (grapes, hops apples and forest products).
Last updated October 16, 2018