Cornell Cooperative Extension

Schoharie and Otsego Counties

Get a Jump on Next Year’s Garden with a Free Fall Soil Test

While putting your gardens to bed for the winter, take a soil sample. Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers will be conducting free soil testing in conjunction with Otsego County libraries. October 9 to October 28.

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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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Pine Cone Wreath Workshop

Deck your door with a wreath of pine cones this holiday season. Led by Master Gardener Volunteers.

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2014 4-H Agri-Business Career (ABC) Conference

Join youth from around New York State for the 38th Annual New York State 4-H Agribusiness Career Conference at SUNY Cobleskill.

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4-H Acheivement Awards

The Schoharie County 4-H Achievement Awards Event will be held on Sunday, October 26.

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Chainsaw Safety

Find resources to help you choose a chainsaw that's right for you, and guidelines for using it safely and effectively, here on our Chainsaw Safety page.

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Annual Meeting and Dinner

Join us for the Annual Meeting and Dinner on Wednesday, November 12 at the Carriage House Event Center.

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4-H Afterschool Program

The 4-H Afterschool Program has job opportunites for Activities Leaders.

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Last updated October 23, 2014