Herbal Remedies - For the Winter Months

Drug store shelves are stocked with hundreds of over-the-counter medicines that treat flu and cold symptoms. But nature has produced a nearly endless array of botanical remedies that civilizations used for thousands of years.

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Southern Tier Stocker Initiative Short Course

Interested in learning about stocker cattle? This course is designed for farmers of all experience levels to learn about managing stocker cattle.

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Pre-Conditioned Feeder-Calf & Replacement Sale

Saturday October 21, 2017 Hosted by Region 4 - NY Beef Producers Association & Cornell Cooperative Extension Allegany and Steuben Counties in conjunction with Empire Livestock Marketing, LLC in Bath.

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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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Buying Firewood

It's a good idea to buy your wood at least one whole season ahead. Get tips on what to look for, how firewood is sold, and more useful information here.

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Harvesting Garlic – Garlic Scapes

Its almost time to harvest garlic – but what are those crazy looking curley-Q’s on the garlic plants ? ? ? They are garlic scapes, the "flower stalks"

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Growing Hemp

Interested in growing industrial hemp on your farm? Here are detailed resources compiled by Cornell on all aspects of industrial hemp culture in New York State.

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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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Sheep & Goats

Find resources from Cornell and elsewhere on sheet and goat management, as well as 4-H programs on these species.

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Produced in New York Silent Cooking Demonstration

Produced in New York is an exciting, silent, LIVE cooking demonstration where you showcase an ingredient that was produced in New York State! This is open to all enrolled 4-Hers and is free to the public! Register by October 23.

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Last updated October 17, 2017