100 Years in Schenectady County!

Save October 11, 2018 to help us celebrate! Check back often for event updates.

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2018 Master Gardener Training

Master Gardeners have been educating Schenectady residents since 1978. We would love to have you join us!

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Healthy Schenectady Family Program is 20!

Healthy Schenectady Family Program began in 1998. Cooperative Extension has been educating families for 20 years!

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Welcome to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schenectady County!

Since 1918, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schenectady County (CCE,SC) has responded to the needs of local residents with unbiased, research-based information, tools and education that people have come to depend on and trust. Our programs are developed in direct response to community input, and are based on the most current information available from Cornell and other Land Grant universities from across the nation.

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Volunteer with 4-H!

There are lots of ways that adult volunteers can have an impact on the life of a young person in 4-H! Apply today to be a 4-H volunteer!

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Gardening

Find information on soils, site improvement, plant selection, proper plant care, eco-friendly practices, composting and so more, here on our site!

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Tree Inventory Project

The NYSDEC’s Urban Forestry Grant, Funded Tree Inventory Projects for the City of Schenectady, Town of Glenville and Town of Rotterdam.

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Take the CCE Recycling Pledge

Take the Cornell Cooperative Extension Recycling Pledge to reduce, reuse, and recycle as much as possible. Print the pledge to display in your business where your customers, clients, and employees can learn of your recycling efforts.

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Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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Roots & Wisdom

Roots & Wisdom engages the diverse population of Schenectady County, particularly youth, in serving their communities through the support of a sustainable local food system. Learn how you can get involved!

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Last updated May 30, 2018