Yard N' Garden Day 2019

Yard N' Garden Day is March 23rd! Click here to learn more or to register!

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How about 4-H?

Yates County 4-H Youth Development programs promote healthy lifestyles and confidence in youth within our county. Find out what we can offer your family today!

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Spotted Lanternfly

This pest (new to New York State) targets ailanthus trees, in particular, and attacks a wide variety of crops including grapes, hops, apples and forest products.

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Spotted Lanternfuly has recently been found in New York State

Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of 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 topics that range from how to start a vegetable garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our  Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Learn About CCE of Yates Co.

The mission of Cooperative Extension is to enable people to improve their lives and communities through partnerships that put experience and research knowledge to work.

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Donate to Yates CCE

Cornell Cooperative Extension is vital to the cultural and economic well-being of our region. With your continued support, CCE can continue to offer programs that build a stronger Yates County and contribute to individual economic success.

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Agriculture

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Yates County offers research-based resources and education to our farming community, and addresses the overall goals of our local Ag & Farmland Protection Plans.

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Home & Family

Our mission is to improve the well-being of the family through programs that educate, influence public policy, and help families put evidence-based information to work on their lives. Click here for information on upcoming workshops and programs.

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Making Compost!

Find resources here on how to start and maintain a home compost bin! Learn how to turn food and yard waste into "black gold" for your garden!

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Ag Literacy Week

New York Ag-in-the-Classroom and the Cornell Cooperative Extension 4-H program invite you to be a reader for the annual Agriculture Literacy Week to be held March 18 to 22, 2019. Click here to learn more!

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Last updated March 12, 2019