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5th Annual Small Grains Field Day
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5th Annual Small Grains Field Day

CCE Ulster Ag Team: Justin O'Dea, Christian Malsatzki, Jason Detzel, Sam Meigs, Jim O'Connell
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CCE Ulster Ag Team: Justin O'Dea, Christian Malsatzki, Jason Detzel, Sam Meigs, Jim O'Connell

Image by Jude DeFalco
Image by Jason Detzel

Agriculture

Centrally located in the Mid-Hudson/Catskill region of New York State, Ulster County is home to a diverse array of agricultural enterprises and a long agricultural history. The fertile valleys of Ulster County have been cultivated for over 700 years, and the region was one of the earliest major agricultural areas in the United States, producing food for local populations, New York City, and export markets.  Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County has been a leader in providing technical assistance and training to farmers in the County since 1913.

We send event notices, newsletters and grower e-alerts based on your interests (mostly via email only). For publications and e-alerts which we currently offer click here.

You can be added to, or update your information, on our Ag Program's mailing list two ways:

Questions?  Contact Carrie at 845-340-3990 x311 or email cad266@cornell.edu.

Farmers market foods

2017 Ag Supporters

Please check out our list of supporting individuals and agribusinesses. We thank them for their support of our program, which helps us to continue our important work in Ulster County agriculture!

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Turkeys at barn

Oct. 26: Poultry Processing

Learn about Poultry Processing: This workshop will utilize turkeys for demonstration purposes, and the information in this course can be easily applied to all species and classes of poultry.

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11/3: Permaculture Land EV

Learn how to evaluate land using methods and techniques used in permaculture design.

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Small fruit

Grape and Berry Manuals

New publication series in English, with Spanish translations, including detailed illustrations. The manuals are designed for worker training on proper pruning, harvest and sterilization methods.

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Contact

Carrie Anne Doyle
Program Asst. - Commercial Agriculture and Community Horticulture
cad266@cornell.edu
(845) 340-3990 x311

Last updated October 12, 2017