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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.

How can being a member benefit YOU?
  • You’ll have a direct connection to upcoming programs, resources, and more
  • Educators that can answer your questions.
  • Programs ranging from one-on-one visits to small workshops and conferences.
  • Partnerships to offer training and certification opportunities.
  • Trust – CCE has been serving Delaware County for more than 100 years!

Registration Now OPEN

We are now accepting applications for the summer 2018 camping program!

Overnight Camp available for children ages 8-16 by January 1.  Day Camp available (8:30AM – 4:30PM) for campers age 6+

Camperships are available to help defray the cost of attending.  Applications are due by March 30.

Call (607) 865-6531 to request an application/brochure.

We hope to see you this summer at Shankitunk!


NY Beef Producers: Region 11 Annual Meeting

Tuesday, March 20, 6:00pm-8:30pm

Meridale Fire Hall

50 County Hwy 10, Meridale, NY  13806

6:00 PM   Pizza and drinks

6:15          Update on NY Beef Producers Association, Andrew King, NYBPA Region 11 Chair

6:30          CCE discussions (Delaware, Schoharie & Otsego)

6:45          Pinkeye and Pinkeye Prevention via Vaccination, Ezra Swope from Agri Labs

7:30          Open Discussion

7:45          Elections

No cost to attend.  Please register by March 16.  Register by emailing Andrew at [email protected]; or CCE Delaware at 607 865-7090.

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Benchmarking With Energy Star Portfolio Manager: The Basics – Online Webinar

March 21, 11:30am- 12:00pm

Municipalities and small businesses can learn how to use Energy Star’s free Portfolio Manager to input your energy data and analyze trends.  Importing your data is a requirement of the “Benchmarking” action item for Clean Energy Communities.

Website to register: Click HERE

How to Save Money & Energy:

Learning About Energy Efficiency & Solar Options

Thursday, April 5, 6:00pm-7:30pm

CCE-Resource Center, Hamden

Want to know how to save money on energy, and maybe install solar as well as save even more?  This event will feature a presentation on energy efficiency options for residents and small businesses, including local solar installers who can answer all your questions about solar options.

To register call (607) 865-6531




Saturday, March 17, 10:00am-Noon
CCE-Resource Center, Hamden
Cost: $5 for members/$10 for non-members

Cacti & Succulents continue to be popular and trendy plants, and for good reason.  They are beautiful, interesting little gems that take minimal car and are quite easy to grow. Participants will learn about the any varieties for indoor and outdoor propagation, and will pot up a small planting to take home.

To register contact CCE at 607-865-6531 or email: [email protected]

Clean Energy Community


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NY Grown & Certified Grants Informational Meeting

Thursday, March 22, Sidney Library
Noon – 3:00pm

Come and join Mariane Kiraly, CCE Delaware & Laura Biasillo, CCE-Broome for an overview and discussion on the NY Grown & Certified Program.  Currently the following commodities are eligible for enrollment:  dairy, produce, maple syrup, beef, pork, Christmas trees, poultry, eggs and shellfish.  Find out the eligibility requirements as well as cost-share grants that are available.

To register online visit:  https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/nygcinfo_203.  Or email Laura at [email protected]

Mon 19

Family Meal Matters-Stamford

March 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 20

Winter Crop School

March 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue 20

CATCH Program-Grades 1-4-Andes

March 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding water scarcity or potential drought.




Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address questions or concerns regarding flooding.




Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding winter storms or severe cold weather.