Junior Iron Chef Competition

​Sign-up to compete in the Junior Iron Chef competition by contacting Kaci at 315-788-8450 or kg465@cornell.edu. If you want to prepare for the event, join the Junior Iron Chef Club.

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4-H Camp Wabasso

Exciting adventures await all youth ages 6-17 at 4-H Camp Wabasso. We offer two-day, three-day, four-day, and week-long residential camps as well as a week-long day camp. View the camp schedule, brochure, and more!

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Newsletters and More

Find out more about the work of Extension by signing up for more information about local foods, 4-H Camp Wabasso, and/or any of our free local electronic newsletters!

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County 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 an organic garden to canning and parenting to youth development. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call to learn more! We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Calf Workshop

​Join us for our free calf workshop, including lunch. The morning session will be classroom-based discussion and the afternoon session will be some hands-on training.

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Military Teen Winter Retreat

​Join us for a day of winter fun at 4-H Camp Wabasso - snowshoeing, archery, skijoring demo, and more! Free and open to all military youth ages 12-18. Reservations required - contact Kaci at 315-788-8450 or kg465@cornell.edu.

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NNY Hay and Pasture School

Agenda items include crossbreeding systems for dairy cows, evaluating a forage stand, pasture seeding options, crop insurance, and more. Cost is $25 per person; register by February 23 for guaranteed lunch.

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BQA - Shute Side Training

Learn how to body condition score cows and the impact on calving and reproduction. Evaluate USDA Feeder Grade frame sizes. This is Tier 2 training; Tier 1 training available online at www.bqa.org. Dress warm; please register!

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Adopting Healthy Habits Workshop Series

​Is your organization looking to enhance productivity, reduce healthcare costs, and create healthier, happier employees? This series will provide assistance at every step from creating buy-in to developing a sustainable wellness policy.

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Be a 4-H Cloverbud Chef!

​Is your Cloverbud interested in cooking and tasting his or her own creations? If so, register them for these free classes open to all youth from Kindergarten through 2nd grade. Space is limited so contact Sabrina at 315-788-8450 or sld95@cornell.edu

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Last updated February 17, 2018