2016 Northeast Livestock Conference

There is demand among consumers for greater production and availability for locally sourced meat. Join us on November 11 & 12 when producers and consumers will network to begin developing a sound foundation for a strong local protein market.

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Dear Aggie Library

Find answers to common agricultural questions from Dear Aggie.

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2016 Jefferson County Local Food Guide

View our guide to find locally grown and produced foods in your neighborhood. Locate farmers' markets, farm stands, CSAs, wineries, local meats, etc. and click on the links to learn more about your producers!

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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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Grocery Store Tours

Price Chopper-West Carthage:​Healthy, affordable grocery tours for SNAP eligible adults 18+ years of age. Complete the tour to receive a free reusable shopping bag, $10.00 grocery store gift card, recipes, and tips on how to eat healthy on a budget.

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First Fridays Professional Development Training

Join us on the first Friday of each month for your professional development training. Choose the topics that interest you or attend all sessions. Dates and topics are:

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Grocery Store Tours

​Walmart-Watertown: Healthy, affordable grocery tours for SNAP eligible adults 18+ years of age. Complete the tour to receive a free reusable shopping bag, $10.00 grocery store gift card, recipes, and tips on how to eat healthy on a budget.

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The Science and Politics of the GMO

This free, five-week, introductory online course through Cornell University begins September 13. Learn the basics of genetic engineering and biotechnology and examine why the GMO is politically contentious.

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Yoga for Seniors

Join us for this five-session yoga program intended for seniors: increase your strength, flexibility, balance, and mental focus. Equipment is provided. Register online at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/Yoga4Seniors_222.

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Freezer Meals: Cook Once, Eat Plenty

Get back in the swing of the busy weekday school schedule by learning to prepare and freeze meals ahead of time.

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Last updated August 26, 2016