Think Spring!

Customers at the Cobleskill Annual Extension Plant Sale enjoy a wide variety of plants for their garden needs. Come join us on Saturday, May 21 for this year's plant sale.

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Annual Plant Sale!

Come join the Master Gardener Volunteers at their annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 30 at the Education Center in Cooperstown.

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2016 Vegetable Varieties

Check out this list from Cornell's Garden Based Learning Program to see what varieties they recommend as being well-suited to NY State gardens for 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!


Test Your Soil!

Learn the correct way to gather soil for a soil test at Cooperative Extension.

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Recycling Ag Plastics

Recycling agricultural plastics is a big challenge for farmers and communities. Learn about Cornell's RAPP project and the "BigFoot Baler" here.

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Pet First Aid Training

The County Animal Response Team will hold a Pet First Aid Training on Saturday, June 18.

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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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Animal Crackers

The annual Animal Crackers program provides New York youth with fun hands-on science-oriented learning experiences on Animal Science topics which feature the unique facilities and staff of Cornell University.

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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 May 2, 2016