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Winter greens in high tunnel at Willsboro Research Farm in March; photo: Michael Davis

Winter greens in high tunnel at Willsboro Research Farm in March; photo: Michael Davis

LATEST INFO/ARTICLES: FEBRUARY  2015
CCE: Helping You Put Knowledge to Work

Calf & Heifer Congress Highlights

Computer-Controlled Autofeeders?

Tips for Planning Crop Rotations

Century Award winner: Beller Farm

Growing Greens in Winter in NNY

Snow: Put ‘The Poor Person’s Fertilizer to Work

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Welcome to the Cornell Cooperative Extension Northern NY Regional Agriculture Web Site
A collaborative effort of the 6 NNY county CCE agriculture programs

Use the searchable database to find NNY CCE educator articles and for easy access to Cornell University web pages.  The menu headings above take you to specific interest areas; use the links below for information by county.  For info on quality of life and 4-H youth development, contact each county CCE office.   

CCE Clinton           CCE Essex          CCE Franklin         

CCE Jefferson          CCE Lewis         CCE St. Lawrence

A snapshot of the 6-county Northern New York agricultural industry includes:

  •       Nearly 1.17 million acres of land in agricultural production
  •       Farmers operating more than 4,300 farms
  •       Farm products with a market value that exceeds $752 million
  •       NNY farm employee payroll adding more than $67.1 million to local economy
  •       A steadily growing local foods industry with fresh and value-added products
  •       More than 700 farms selling direct to consumers
  •       Land resources to support steady growth of the maple industry
  •       A burgeoning cold-hardy grapes industry with full-fledged winery regions in the Champlain Valley and St. Lawrence Seaway.

Agricultural education is well-represented throughout the NNY region. In addition to the six Cornell Cooperative Extension associations providing technical assistance and outreach, there are :

For emergency preparedness information, contact:
New York EDEN: Extension Disaster Education Network
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The contact person for this CCE NNY website is
Anita Deming, PO Box 388, Westport NY 12993, 518-962-4810 x409, ald6@cornell.edu