Todd and Greg Mason at River Haven Farm in Cape Vincent, NY; photo: Mike Hunter/CCE Jefferson County

Todd and Greg Mason, River Haven Farm, Cape Vincent, NY; photo: Mike Hunter/CCE Jefferson County

LATEST INFO & NEWS: August 2015
CCE: Helping You Put Knowledge to Work

Ear to the Ground: August 11, 2015

Meet the Farmers: River Haven Farm

Late Planted Oats for Forage

NY Feeder Calf Marketing Program Update

Good Biosecurity for Poultry: Tips from NYS DVM

Prepare for Heat Stress Management

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Welcome to Cornell Cooperative Extension’s NNY 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

Snapshot of the 6-county NNY agricultural industry:

  • 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.
NNY Ag Data Census Data
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 :

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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