4-H Pleasure Riding Clinic - May 27th

R U Ready to get your horse out and riding? Time for many activities and fun! 10AM at the Cortland Fairgrounds. Food booth will be open - support 4-H!

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"Horse Diggety Dog,” - May 6th

The Cornell University Department of Animal Science is pleased to announce Animal Crackers 2017, "Horse Diggety Dog,” on Saturday, May 6th, 2017 on the Cornell University campus. This year’s program will highlight equine and canine topics.

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OPEN HOUSE 1-4 PM - May 27 & June 10

Come and visit our camp and meet our new Camp Director Maria Gimma! Picnic lunch will be provided.4-H Camp Owahta provides youth ages 6 through 16 (8 to 16 for resident camp) with enriching, memorable, and positive outdoor experiences.

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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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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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Dairy Resources

Visit our suggested links and fact sheets for information that can help your dairy run efficiently and stay profitable.

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Weatherizing Techniques

Are your old wooden windows letting in drafts? Take time to assess the working conditions of your windows, and improve the overall comfort of your home.

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4-H Camp Owahta Health Coordinator

Now accepting applications for the position of 4-H Camp Owahta Health Coordinator. For more information or to request an application, contact Barbara Henza at 607.391.2660 Ext. 407 or email bmh13@cornell.edu.

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Healthy Recipes

Just 1lb of ground meat feeds 8 people, with added beans and veggies, in these "Turkey Tacos" from Cooking Matters. Visit our "Recipes" page for this recipe and more!

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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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Last updated April 25, 2017