Helping people, help themselves since 1913.

Our Mission: To improve the lives of New Yorkers through educational partnerships that put scholarship and local knowledge to work.

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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 a variety of useful topics. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Ulster offices  to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Get to know us!

Since 1913, CCE-Ulster has shared research-based knowledge with local residents. Our educators and trained volunteers look forward to working with you!

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11/7: Post-Harvest Grain

Learn about drying, cleaning, storage, and stored grain IPM (integrated pest management) from experts in the field.

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11/10: Setting Farmland Rent

One of the biggest challenges farmers and landowners in the Hudson Valley have is knowing how to set a rental rate or assess a rent offer for farmland. Learn different tools and methods for setting and evaluating farmland rental rates.

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Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program

EFNEP is a free program designed to assist limited-resource families learn how to eat healthy meals on a budget, make better food choices, and increase physical activity, thereby improving nutritional well-being.

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ServSafe Food Safety Manager Certification

This workshop is designed for food service managers and employees. Call now to reserve your spot in the next class!

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11/16: Chutney Making

Learn how to make delicious chutney! Our Food Preservation classes will teach you to preserve and stock your pantry, with different methods of preservation. Recipes are tested for safety and all methods taught are research based.

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Last updated October 26, 2016