Come join us for a fun-filled day of exploring new and exciting activities! The day will start with a 5K fun run/walk through Island Park and will include family-friendly activities, vendors, games, silent auction items and music by STEEL DOOR.
Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.
Ready for healthier food habits but you don’t know where to start?
In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our Cooperative Extension Education Centers to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!
Come for a walk in the woods. Enjoy the spring wildflowers. Gather inspiration for making your own garden. Join us on either or both dates, however, ferns will be more likely on the May 7th walk..This is free to the public.
Most ponds will attract significant wildlife without any effort on your part. Here are suggestions on how to attract or discourage wildlife from taking up residence at your pond.
Agricultural Plastics Recycling Project Spring 2016 – On Farm Baling Appointments Producers interested in taking part in recycling Ag plastics from silo covers, ag bags and bale wrap should call Tom at 585-268-7644 Ext#26 to schedule an appointment.
In order to enroll, youth must be 8 – 19 years old in the current calendar year. We also offer a program called Cloverbuds for youth who are 5-7 years old. 4-H is open to everyone regardless of race, religion, color, sex or place of residence.
The Meat Suite, developed by CCE Tompkins County, an online directory where consumers can find a farm that is selling locally raised meat in quarters or halves. A recent grant from NYFVI will allow expansion into other counties including Allegany.
What is the Land Grant system, and how does your local Cooperative Extension office fit into it? Find out who we are and what we do, here!
Last updated May 2, 2016