Lights On After School

October 26, 2017 is National Lights on For After School. We will hold an open house at both our Schoharie and Cobleskill-Richmondville sites from 4:00-5:00pm, come and see what the children have done so far this year.

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NEW 4-H Leaders Training

Want to make a difference? Are you up to a challenge? The Otsego County 4-H Program is looking “for a few good volunteers” to be 4-H Club Leaders. 4-H Alumni come get involved too!

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Hops for Homeowners

Hops for Homeowners Tuesday October 26 6:30pm-8pm

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Cooperative Extension puts 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 many topics that may be useful to you and your family. Our staff works with local residents to identify community issues and needs and to create appropriate strategies and programs to address those needs. We invite you to explore our website, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit one of our Education Centers to learn more. We're here to help, with information and people you can trust!

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Why Should You Vaccinate Beef Cattle?

Dr. Robert Scrafford, NY State Veterinarian serving Broome, Chenango, Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Otsego and Schoharie Counties will host this workshop.

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Insectapalooza 2017

Save the Date! This year's event will be held on Saturday, October 28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Comstock Hall. Come see the Bizarre, Bad, and Beneficial of the insect world.

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4-H Livestock Orientation

COME to the 4th Otsego County 4-H Livestock Orientation.

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Ticks have eight legs! There are all kinds of ticks: American dog ticks, brown dog ticks, Lone Star ticks, deer ticks and this list goes on!

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Safe Generator Use

This factsheet covers safety tips for using a generator during a power outage.

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What is the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program? Families with children and day care providers who are income eligible may participate in free home-based nutrition education.

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Last updated October 19, 2017