CCE 2016 Annual Meeting

Come join us at our 2016 Annual Meeting! 6:00 pm at the American Legion in Belmont for a yummy dinner catered by the Friendship Hardware Store. The meeting will start at 6:45.Our special guest, the Bee Guy will explain venom harvesting! Come By!

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pH Clinic

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany County's Master Gardeners will be hosting pH Clinics:

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No matter what you are farming, soil health is the bottom line! Take our six-week course and learn all about soil health and the tools and techniques you can use to improve soil fertility and crop production on your farm.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

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!

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Aquatic Weeds & Algae

Decisions about aquatic weeds have consequences for swimming, fishing, and environmental quality. We recommend a step-by-step approach to weed management.

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MeatSuite Marketing Website Expanding

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.

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Agriculture Energy Audit Program

NYSERDA offers energy audits to help eligible farms and on-farm producers identify ways to save energy and money on utility bills.

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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.

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Common Buckthorn

First imported as a hedging material, Buckthorn out-competes native plants, degrades wildlife habitat, and lacks natural "controls" such as insects or diseases.

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Our Mission

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!

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Last updated October 17, 2016