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

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New Class of Master Gardeners

On Tuesday January 19, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County (CCEUC) celebrated the graduation of 12 new Master Gardeners, increasing the active number of Master Gardener’s in Ulster County to 90 active volunteers.

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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 30 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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3/30: Livestock Summit

Calling experienced livestock producers and supporting agencies/industries! We know you face tremendous challenges to grow your business. What are the undeveloped opportunities and how can we collectively address them?

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4/22: Ag Land Evaluation

Farmland Assessment: Join agricultural educators and visit nearby agricultural land and local farm operations to learn what a renter or buyer of agricultural land should know before making a purchase or signing a lease.

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Last updated March 23, 2017