Safe Summer Grilling!

The risk of foodborne illness increases during the summer months because disease-causing bacteria grow faster on raw meat and poultry products in warmer weather. Bacteria also need moisture to flourish and summer weather, often hot and humid, provide

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Seasonal Eating!

What is your favorite vegetable? Is it zucchini? When your garden overflows with this vegetable here are some tips for preparation.

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Junior Livestock Show!

69th Annual Junior Livestock Show will be held from Sunday, July 10 to Tuesday, July 12, 2016

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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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MG Volunteer Spring Plant Sale

Come join the Master Gardener Volunteers at their annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 28 at the Education Center in Cooperstown.

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Board of Directors Meeting

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

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Cornell welcomes Melinda!

Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties’ Executive Director Don Smyers announced that Melinda McTaggart has joined the staff as the a 4-H Program Leader.

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Family Farm Day is coming!

Visit your local farms on Schoharie-Otsego County Family Farm Day 2016, Saturday, August 13.

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4-H aims to grow the next generation of inventors, entrepreneurs and problem-solvers by giving youth plenty of opportunities to try their hands at real world science.

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Pasture Renovation Workshop

A common issue among livestock producers, will be discussed on by Central NY Beef Producer members June 1.

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Last updated May 24, 2016