4-H Annual Plant Sale

4-H Annual Plant Sale - Place your order now! Deadline is March 3rd. Beautiful Flowers to create your own special gardens and beds. Thank you for supporting 4-H and Horticulture programs! Downloads available for plant descriptions and order form!

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March 18 - 9:00 a.m. at the Homer Intermediate School, Clinton St, Homer, NY 13077. Contact the 4-H Office at 607-391-2660 for questions.

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2017 Tractor Safety Program starting March 16th!

Youth who are 14 years of age are required to have their safety certificate before being employed to work on farms in 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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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 February 7, 2017