Vegetable School Helps Chautauqua County Farmers ‘Grow’

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is continually developing programs to support a variety of farming operations across the county. On Thursday, March 17th, 2016 CCE hosted a “Vegetable School” that featured expert guest speakers from the Cornell Vegetable Program. This educational opportunity offered […]

4-H Thanks Sponsors

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s 4-H Youth Development program would like to thank the community for their overwhelming support at the 2016 Have a Heart for 4-H Green Tie Affair. The Chautauqua Suites in Mayville was filled to the seams with 700 dinner guests. Seventy one families […]

2016 4-H Presentation Day a Success

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s 4-H Youth Development Program held countywide Public Presentation Evaluation Day on Saturday, March 5th at Cassadaga Valley Central School. 80 youth gave presentations on varying topic areas and styles. 4-H presentations are a staple of the program. Youth are scored by volunteer […]

Ag Literacy Week Underway in Chautauqua County

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is continually working to increase public awareness of the great things happening in agriculture. As part of this effort, CCE-Chautauqua is proud to facilitate the Agricultural Literacy Week initiative for Chautauqua County. In celebration of National Agriculture Week […]

Cornell Cooperative Extension Offers Vegetable Program

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is excited to announce the upcoming Chautauqua County Vegetable School Program to be held on March 17th from 12:45pm to 4:15pm. Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Vegetable Program is hosting a Vegetable School in Chautauqua County. This year the meeting will take […]

Chautauqua County Farms Invited to Apply for Grant Funds

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is pleased to offer assistance to any farmer landowners interested in applying for the Southern Tier Agricultural Industry Enhancement Program that is facilitated locally by the Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District. This grant opportunity is a part of Governor […]

Farmer Neighbor Dinner Tickets Available

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County is rich in agriculture, with over 1,500 farms producing grapes, milk, meat, crops, maple syrup and vegetables. We also have many agribusinesses that serve our farms and families throughout Chautauqua County. Local residents are very fortunate to enjoy the local, nutritious foods produced and the open spaces […]

American Heart Month

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) is encouraging all to take care of their heart. February is American Heart Month. One way to keep your heart healthy is to cut back on the amount of sodium you eat. According to the American Heart […]

Beef Cattle Webinars Offered

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is pleased to announce educational webinars being offered for local beef cattle producers, sponsored by the Chautauqua County Beef Producers Group. The beef cattle industry is quickly evolving, and beef cattle growers need to keep pace with it. We plan to […]

Beef Cattle Webinar Series Offered

Article Contributed by Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is pleased to announce educational webinars being offered for local beef cattle producers, sponsored by the Chautauqua County Beef Producers Group. The beef cattle industry is quickly evolving, and beef cattle growers need to keep pace with it. We plan to […]