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List of Be Green Course Providers

Below is a list of course providers, which have entered Be Green Organic Yards NY service mark agreements with the NYSDEC. This gives them the right to use the NYSDEC's Be Green service mark when offering Be Green courses consistent with the agreement. Please email us at begreen@dec.ny.gov to find an upcoming course near you.

Currently Scheduled Courses

Be Green Continuing Education Course
January 30, 2015 - January Winter Program - ORGANICS
Hicks Commercial Sales
100 Jericho Tpk - Westbury, NY
Contact - Pat Voges - nslga2@optonline.net - (631)665-2250

Be Green Basic Education and Be Green Continuing Education Course
January 29 - February 17, 2015
2222 St Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY 14621
Contact - Walt Nelson, CCE Monroe County - wnn1@cornell.edu - (585)461-1000 x268

Course Provider Name Address Telephone Number Expiration Date
of Service Mark
The F.A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company 909 North Sea Road
Southampton, NY 11968
(631) 283-0028 September 2, 2014
Cornell University 630 West North Street
Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 787-2209 September 9, 2014
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County 61 State Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 272-4210 December 17, 2014
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County 423 Griffing Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 727-7850 x240 December 29, 2014
NOFA Organic Land Care Program PO Box 164
Stevenson, CT 06491
(203) 888-5146 January 12, 2015
Grassroots Environmental Education 52 Main Street
Port Washington, NY 11050
(516) 883-0887 February 4, 2015
Professional Certified Applicators of Long Island 16 Garden Road
Sound Beach, NY 11789
(631) 767-2036 April 25, 2015
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County 249 Highland Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 461-1000 June 14, 2015
The Davey Tree Expert Co. 141 Wade Road
Latham, NY 12110
(518) 785-9417 October 5, 2015

*NOTE: After the course provider's service mark agreement expires, they may no longer offer Be Green courses unless their service mark agreement is renewed.

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