Cornell Cooperative Extension Statewide Mission
The Cornell Cooperative Extension educational system enables people to improve their lives and communities through partnerships that put experience and research knowledge to work.
BECOME A MEMBER OF CCE
Click here for enrollment form: Enrollment-2015
DELAWARE BOUNTY NOW OPEN!
THE NEW LOCAL RETAIL FOOD AND ON-LINE STORE!
Delaware Bounty is open for business! Delaware Bounty is the new local retail food store open Tuesday through Saturday that also offers weekly on-line ordering with Friday afternoon pickup. Local meat, eggs, cheese, honey and seasonal produce where all of the food comes from Delaware County! Come to the newly opened storefront at 5 1/2 Main Street, Delhi at the E-Center. We're open Tuesday through Friday, 11am - 5:30pm and Saturday, 10am - 2pm.
Click HERE for the website.
DELAWARE COUNTY FAIR PHOTOS
Monday Fair 2015
SOIL HEALTH FIELD DAY
Thursday, September 3, 9:30am - 3:00pm; Fox Creek Park, 495 N. Main St, Schoharie, NY. Hosted by Schoharie Valley Farms and sponsored by CCE, USDA-NRCS, NYS Soil & Water Conservation Committee and the Watershed Ag Council. For all farmers. Program includes speakers Ray Archuleta, NRCS; Emily Reiss, Cornell University and Kitty O'Neil, CCE. Topics: Cover crop plots, conservation till and no-till equipment and soil health demonstrations. Cost is $15.00; preregister by August 26 by calling 315-866-7920 or visit: www.cnydfc.cce.cornell.edu
BEEF QUAILITY ASSURANCE TRAINING
October 3, 2015; 9:30am - 2:30pm, Webcrest Farm, 340 Paul Rabeler Rd, Bovina Center, NY.
Beef quality assurance is a national program that provides guidelines for beef cattle production. The program raises consumer confidence through offering proper management techniques and a commitment to quality within every segment of the beef industry, including dairy.
Pre-register by September 25 by calling 607-865-6531. Fee $10.00 per person which includes a light lunch and materials.
For more information, click Beef Qualty Assurance Brochure-2015
SIDNEY, WALTON & DEPOSIT FARMERS' MARKETS
Sidney: Video Entertainment Lot, 89 Main St, - Thursdays, 2-6pm, July 2-September 24
Sidney: Civic Center, 21 Liberty St., - 3 Tuesdays Only, 10am-2pm, July 28, August 25 & Sept 22
Walton: UHS Delaware Valley Hospital, 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 10am-2pm, July 1 - Oct 21
Deposit: First United Methodist Church, 107 Second St, 2 Thursdays only, 10am-2pm, Aug 20 & Sept 17
WIC clients and senior citizens may redeem Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons at these sites. WIC Fruit and Vegetable checks also accepted.
Click HERE for more Farmers' Market locations.
4-H CLOVER 5K RUN/WALK
Saturday, September 26, 4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delhi
For more information click on the attached link: 5K Registration Form
To register on-line, click HERE
For more information, contact Emily Roach at 607-865-6531.
WRITE A FARM BUSINESS PLAN
October 23 & 30, 2015,10:00am - 2:30pm, CCE-Resource Center Hamden, Fee: $20 per person.
To register call 607-865-6531.
For more information, click HERE