Learn how to grow healthy vegetables
without chemical pesticides during an organic vegetable gardening class
from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Hubbard Auditorium at the Tioga
County Office Building, 56 Main St., Owego.

The class is offered by the Tioga County Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension.

Reese, the master gardener program manager, will provide an overview of
organic gardening techniques for vegetable gardens, including disease
and insect control, soil fertility and ways to extend the growing
season. New and experienced gardeners are welcomed.

The cost is $3. Call Cornell Cooperative Extension at 687-4020 for more information and to register for the class.