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Open House at the Horticultural Research & Extension Center

Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 10:00am to 3:00pm

Long Island Horticulture Research & Extension Center - LIHREC (Cornell AES)
3059 Sound Ave. Riverhead, NY

You are invited to an Open House at LIHREC on Saturday, July 7, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. rain or shine! Everyone is welcome and admission is free. 

The gorgeous display gardens will be in full bloom and open all day, and we will offer guided garden tours throughout the day on the hour. Special seminars on Flower Arranging (noon) and Composting (2 p.m.) will be held. Throughout the day a children’s activity will be available free of charge. A plant sale focusing on herbs, unusual perennial plants, and hanging baskets will also be held for those who are interested in finding something new for their home. Special on-going activities during the Open House include Gardening with Herbs, Victory Garden demonstrations where guests can learn about growing vegetables, and wagon ride tours of the 68 acre research farm (10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.)

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Field Day


Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station


horticulture, Sustainability, cuaes, sips, lihrec

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Mark Bridgen

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