Spring has Sprung
at CCE-Suffolk!

The flowers are blooming, and bees are buzzing...

Make sure you don't miss the 'buzz' on these fantastic spring programs with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County!

Riverhead & Bayard Soil Testing Lab - Accepting Samples!
The Riverhead Griffing Avenue location for our soil diagnostic lab has re-opened for sample drop-offs! Get your garden ready for the season with nutrient and soil health tests. Samples may be left in a dropbox at the front door of the Horticulture Diagnostic Labs at 423 Griffing Avenue in Riverhead and our Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River Location.Click for more information on our Horticulture Diagnostic Lab services.
Recreational Marijuana Use and Teen Development
Governor Andrew Cuomo just signed a bill to legalize recreational marijuana in NY.
A common question our Community Education team gets is "How does marijuana effect children, especially teens?"
Cooking with Local FISH
Our newest cooking video, Lime Cilantro Whole Roasted Black Sea Bass is now live, featuring Culinary Nutritionist Stefanie Sacks! Grab some whole gutted black sea bass from your local fish market, and follow along!
Ask the Educator!
We are educators, researchers, specialists and support personnel who are dedicated to making Suffolk County a desirable place to live and work.
Camp with Us
Feeling cooped up inside?
Come camp with CCE-Suffolk this summer! We offer many different types of camp experiences for your children. In many different areas of Long Island.
In the News
Upcoming Events
Horticulture & Gardening
Pollinator Gardens - April 7th, April 22nd
Organic Vegetable Gardening - April 5th, April 8th, April 27th, April 29th
Secrets of Soil - April 13th, April 15th
Native Plants in your Garden - April 14th, April 21st
Magic of Compost - April 17th, April 22nd
Earth Day is April 22nd!
We can all do our part to help protect the Earth, on April 22nd and every day! Small changes can really add up. How about trying one of these small changes this month?
  • Unplug Appliances When Not In Use
  • Wash Laundry in Cold Water
  • Use a Cloth Towel Instead of a Paper Towel
  • Try using a reusable coffee cup or water bottle
  • Take the Stairs Instead of The Elevator
  • Recycle Old Electronics

Shop for a Cause

Save the Date: Bloom

New things and new ideas are in bloom, be sure to save the date - SATURDAY, May 15th for a gathering of wellness.

More information coming soon, be sure to keep your eyes on our website for more information and updates on this special event!