Snowy Grocery Winter Farmers Market at Sugar House Creamery farm, Upper Jay, NY

Snowy Grocery Winter Farmers Market at Sugar House Creamery farm, Upper Jay, NY

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2015 Farm Tax Calendar
Stay Local: Shop Winter Farmers’ Markets in NNY

Tips for Dealing with Extreme Cold and Livestock
Tips for Holiday Plant Care

Subclinical Mastitis Affects Follicle Development
White Mold Control in Soybeans

Solar Energy Options for NNY Farms

New OSHA Severe Injury Reporting Requirement for 2015

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Welcome to the Cornell Cooperative Extension Northern NY Regional Agriculture Web Site

Please use our searchable database to find articles by NNY educators addressing local issues and for easy access to useful Cornell University web pages.  The menu headings above take you to specific interest areas; use the links below for information and newsletters county by county.  This website is a collaborative effort of the six NNY county CCE agriculture programs. For info on Quality of Life and 4-H Youth Development, contact each county CCE office through the links below.   

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 1.3 million acres of land in agricultural production
  •       Farmers operating more than 4,000 farms
  •       Farm products with a market value that exceeds $595 million
  •       NNY farm employee payroll adding more than $52.9 million to local economy
  •       A steadily growing local foods industry with fresh and value-added products
  •       More than 600 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 ext 409, ald6@cornell.edu