Kitchen Construction Complete

Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County recently completed the construction of a commercial demonstration and teaching kitchen at the Extension Learning Farm in Canton.

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Fun Themes at 4-H Camp

What makes camp different each week is the amazing themes developed by our counselor program directors. Each program director decides a theme for the week, and plans the evening activity.

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Grower Twilight Meeting

Growers are invited to join the discussion of on-going vegetable production projects including cherry tomato training and high tunnel production, leaf mold resistant variety trial, summer cover crops, and this year’s vegetable disease challenges.

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Several St. Lawrence schools will receive funding as part of 'farm to school' pilot program

School food service officials and school administrators from a number of schools in Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties met with approximately a half dozen growers last week to discuss the details of a farm-to-school pilot program.

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Respect Your Elders

The elder that arborists know best is the elderberry. Well actually there are two species, the “real” one, black elder, and the (fortunately) less-common red elder, whose toxic berries ripen in mid-June. “Red, you’re dead; black, you’re alright, Jack

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Ag Studies Academy

Senator Patty Ritchie tours the Extension Learning Farm after announcing that the State budgets includes $200,000 of "seed money" for the Ag Studies Academy, a joint BOCES CCE program to start in September 2016.

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Extended School Day Funded

The NY State Education Department has released the award recipients for the 2016-2021 Extended School Day/School Violence Prevention Grant.

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Last updated July 27, 2016