4-H Sewing Day

Learn to make a tote bag out of recycled poly feed bags. Sunday, November 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. 4-H members ages 8 and older.

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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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Be Prepared!

Visit our Emergency Preparedness pages to find information on floods, water & septic issues, chainsaw safety, evacuating with animals, and more.

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Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train comes to Cobleskill on Friday, November 28, at 3:30 p.m.

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Make A Wreath

Make a gorgeous wreath for the holidays in our popular wreath-making workshops on December 2 & 3 in Cobleskill. $10/person, call to pre-register. Spaces fill fast!

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2014 Cornell Hops Conference

The 2014 Cornell Hops Conference is Saturday, December 6, 2014. The conference will be held at Morrisville State College in Morrisville, New York.

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4-H Scholarship Fundraiser

4-H will have a table to sell items at Hessian Hill Farm’s Christmas in the County on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Deer Resistant Plants

Is there anything they won't eat? Although no plant is completely "deer proof", we've compiled a chart of deer-resistant varieties that may avoid their browsing.

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Last updated November 19, 2014