The SUNY Cortland Model Garden was created in 2013 for the purpose of educating the SUNY Cortland community and the larger Cortland community on ecologically sustainable gardening in an urban setting. The SUNY Cortland Garden Advisory Committee is in charge of maintaining the garden and coordinating its programs.
All members of the community are welcome to participate with the Garden. It's a site for collaboration between the college and the larger Cortland community. The Committee actively seeks out faculty, student and community organizations, and other partners on or off campus who are interested in the areas of:
The Committee will attempt to fund and hire a paid intern each growing season to help:
While the focus of the garden is on education, not on yielding significant amounts of food, the Committee shares the harvest with its partners.
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