Getting Started With Nut Trees


Hazelnut tree with young tree fruits


  • Thursday, October 29, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Nut trees can provide highly nutritious food for centuries. Local nuts can be used for anything from holiday snacks to staples like flour, oil, and butters. This class, taught by experienced nut growers Brian Caldwell and Akiva Silver, will provide information on growing nut trees in a changing climate, the best types of nuts for growing in NY, harvesting and processing nuts, and samples of several types of local nuts.

Fee: $5-$10/person self-determined sliding scale. Pre-registration is required, please call (607) 272-2292 or email Chrys Gardener to register.

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FeeĀ  $5-$10/person self-determined sliding scale. Pre-registration is required.


Chrys Gardener
Commercial / Community Horticulture Educator
(607) 272-2292 (Voicemail #241)


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555