The Purple Rosette - A beautiful award!

WHY DO WE RECEIVE PURPLE, BLUE, RED AND WHITE RIBBONS IN 4-H?

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4-H'ERS GOING TO NYS FAIR!!

AUG 22-SEPT 3 .....4-H at State Fair is synonymous with fun, excitement, interactive learning, and more! For 13 days, youth from around New York are invited to attend Fair as representatives from Cortland County 4-H! Good Luck to everyone!

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The Great PumpkinFestival Is Happening in October!

To be held in historic Courthouse Park in Cortland,-The Crown City of CNY! Over the course of the weekend, hundreds of festival goers come to enjoy festival food, take hay rides, shop locally-made crafts, and pumpkins - Oct 6 & 7th!

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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.

Click Here to see the Cortland County Cornell Cooperative Extension 2017 Annual Report

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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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Camp Owahta

4-H Camp Owahta offers six, week long Residential sessions and a Day Camp. Register online.

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Healthy Recipes

There's a surprise -- squash! -- in this delicious and creamy macaroni & cheese recipe 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 August 15, 2018