Department of Extension

  • The UConn Master Gardeners have assembled a calendar for Connecticut gardeners! There are tips through every month on how to plan and maintain your garden for fresh blooms and abundant vegetables. This year there is additional information on supporting beneficial insects in the landscape, with tips on using integrated pest management, creating habitat for beneficials, and starting native plants by seed in the winter. 28 pages plus cover. 8.5in x 11in. Folded calendar. 

    Price:

    $12.00

  • The UConn Master Gardeners have assembled a journal for Connecticut gardeners! There are tips through every month on how to plan and maintain your garden for fresh blooms and abundant vegetables.

    Price:

    $25.00

  • This is a reference book for land use planners and decision makers in Connecticut focused on the regulation and process of land use planning and decision making. The 8th Edition, updated in 2023.

    Price:

    $35.00

  • This compact, spiral-bound design with laminated cover guide will be a valuable resource for home and master gardeners, students, extension educators, and horticultural consultants. 

    Price:

    $40.00

  • This short course introduces the learner to the basics of the nutrition needs of the horse.

    Price:

    $50.00

  • This short course introduces the learner to the basics of the equine skeletal system and its related disorders.

    Price:

    $50.00

  • Your course registration fee will provide you with each term of lifelong learning opportunities. $30.00 per term or $90.00 for year. 
    Winter 2024 January-March
    Spring 2024 April-June


    Please consider making a donation to UConn CLIR program to maintain it's mission to provide lifelong learning opportunities.  If you would like to make a donation outside of the amounts offered, please email CLIR@uconn.edu.

    Price:

    $31.00

  • Let’s Talk GMOs: Creating Consistent Communication Messages introduces participants to the basics of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). They will learn how to create consistent communication messages and manage dialogue processes about GMOs with various audiences. The asynchronous course is available on-demand; it has eight online modules with instructors from UConn.

    Price:

    $49.00

  • The 2023-2024 New England Vegetable Management Guide is a comprehensive guide to current production and pest management techniques for commercial vegetable crops.

    Price:

    $40.00

  • A 55 page comprehensive pest identification guide that can be carried to the field to better identify pests and select appropriate management measures.

    Price:

    $18.00

  • A 55 page comprehensive pest identification guide that can be carried to the field to better identify pests and select appropriate management measures.

    Price:

    $15.00

  • The National Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Manual 2014. This manual is a study guide to prepare for the Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam FOR CT. The Cornell Pesticide Applicator Training Manual covers the same material - use either book. For private applicators, much of the state exam is based on this book. There is also a supplemental booklet on your specific category available from the CT DEEP Pesticide Management website. Includes shipping.

    Price:

    $36.00

  • Date: Saturday, March 16th 2024 (rain date March 17th)
    Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm 
    Location: Meechooôk Farm, 187 Swantown Hill Rd, North Stonington, CT

    Price:

    $25.00

  • Date: Saturday, April 20th 2024
    Time:  9AM – 3PM
    Location: Brown Farm, 537 Devotion Rd, Scotland, CT 06330

    Price:

    $25.00

  • Date: Saturday, April 13th 2024
    Time: 9AM – 3PM
    Location: Keney Park Sustainability Project, 183 Windsor Ave. Windsor, CT 06095

    Price:

    $25.00