See what 4-H Can Do For You!

4-H in Cortland County offers local youth the opportunity to be active clubs, community events, after school programs, and a summer camp, while learning valuable life skills including Cortland County Jr. Fair!

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The Purple Rosette

‚ÄčEducators and Staff are VERY PROUD OF OUR 4-H'ERS! They have excelled at taking home blues, reds danishes and purple rosettes from the 2016 New York State Fair. Congratulations to our youth of Cortland County!

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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, give us a call at our new telephone number 607.391.2660 or (if you have a landline phone use: (607.428.1300).   

You may also visit us in the Cornell Cooperative Extension Office at 60 Central Ave., Room 140, County Office Bldg., Cortland, NY.  

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO.  Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities.

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Wood Stove Safety

Here are some tips for buying, installing and maintaining your wood stove, and precautions that can help you avoid having a chimney fire.

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NYS Fair 2016

The Purple Rosette

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Fresh & Local

Find farmers' markets, u-pick farms, and other places to buy farm-fresh produce and products here in our area!

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Ag News!

Learn about workshops and events in our area, and the latest developments that affect agriculture in our region, in the SCNY monthly Ag News newsletter! Sign up for an email version here.

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Dairy & Field Crops

The SCNY Dairy & Field Crops Team serves Broome, Chemung, Cortland, Tioga & Tompkins Counties to help producers maintain a strong dairy industry in our region.

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Volunteer with CCE

Find a list of ongoing volunteer opportunities at Cooperative Extension, along with forms you need to apply and be screened, here on our site.

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Last updated September 23, 2016