2017 Cow Comfort Conference

This conference will focus on 'working with what you have and looking towards the future." Topics will include understanding the importance of cow comfort, facility design, economics of cow comfort, and more.

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Finding a Balance - Evening Classes

These classes are for families with children under the age of 19 who are at risk of developing diabetes, are pre diabetic or have Type 2 Diabetes. We will teach you meal planning, ways to be physically active and the importance of a healthy lifestyle

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​Find out more about the work of Extension by signing up for 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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2017 North Country Grazing School

Educational program to teach participants how to improve grazing practices for all pasture-based livestock farms, including dairy-both conventional and organic. Cost: $30/person; additional person same farm: $15. Lunch included. RSVP to 315-788-8450.

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Nosework Seminar

​K9 Nose Work is a fun search and scenting activity for any dog and their handler. It builds confidence and focus in dogs and is a great way to keep them mentally and physically fit. Open to all youth. Call to register.

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NYS Maple Weekend

​Enjoy educational visits to various "sugar shacks" throughout Lewis, Jefferson, Oneida, and Oswego Counties...you choose where. Locations of maple sugar producers as well as area pancake breakfasts can be found at www.mapleweekend.com.

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Student Brings Message of Hope

​4-H Loudspeaker Academy invites members of our community to hear a foreign exchange student speak about surviving an attack by the Taliban on his school in Pakistan. Call 315-788-8450 to RSVP.

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Mardi Gras Cooking Class

​Learn to prepare classic Cajun and Creole dishes from The Big Easy that will have you shouting, "Let the good times roll!"

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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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Last updated February 24, 2017