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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.

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To find out about supporting our program through Ag Enrollment visit the CCEUC Ag Enrollment Page.  Benefits to your farm or family include discounts to our classes, an online listing for your business, and more!  

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

Farmers market foods

2018 Farm Guide

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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Collage off donkey park website

7/14: Donkey Class

This class takes place among the “Little Brays of Sunshine”, a herd of donkeys and one zonkey(!), and concludes with a 45-minute hike with the donkeys so students can apply their knowledge. All ages are welcome-supervision of children required.

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Contact

Carrie Anne Doyle
Program Asst. - Commercial Agriculture and Community Horticulture
cad266@cornell.edu
845-340-3990 ext. 311

Last updated July 5, 2018