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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!


Seedling Sale

The deadline is March 15 for ordering seedlings and other items available at this year's Seedling Sale, an annual fundraiser for the Master Gardener Program.

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Kitchen Classes 2017

Kitchen Classes in February, March, April, and May: Spices from Around the World; Kitchen Knives Explained; Sushi Rolling; Boiling Water Bath.

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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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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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Vet Science Classes

Teens ages 13 to 19 with an interest in animals and veterinary science can now sign up for the 4-H Veterinary Science Series!

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4/18: Garden Day

Dig your hands into topics that will have you looking at your garden with fresh eyes! Garden Day includes a day of classes, local garden vendors, a bake sale and raffle, and Master Gardeners available for free soil tests and plant diagnosis!

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Last updated February 15, 2017