The Agriculture and Natural Resources program provides educational services regarding agriculture, horticulture, forestry, plant sciences, soils, water conservation, leaf composting, organic gardening, trees & shrubs, vegetables, fruit, landscaping, and related topics to county citizens.
Educational programs include training and supervising volunteer Rutgers Master Gardeners; entomology; professional and home grounds horticulture; backyard and municipal leaf composting; and water conservation.
The county agricultural program coordinator works with Rutgers Master Gardener volunteers to answer gardening questions through phone and personal contacts.
Essex County presents the Rutgers Environmental Stewards program.
For More Information
Amy Rowe, Agriculture & Natural Resources County Agent
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
Cooperative Extension of Essex County
621a Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068