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Landscape photo of hay bales in a field at harvest time, image captured in Faversham, Kent, England.

Beginner Hay and Pasture School

Thursday, March 11, 2021

This introductory class will go over the basics of:  Nutritional Forage Quality Goals Forage Sampling & Interpreting Forage Analysis Basics of Grazing & Hay Making Pasture & Hay Field Renovation, Reclaiming Old FieldTo register for this event please click here

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Maple Tours at the Extension Learning Farm

Maple Tours

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Come visit the Cornell Cooperative Learning Farm and learn all about maple syrup.  Our 4-H educators and CCE staff will guide you along a journey of all things maple.  Tours include a wagon ride to the sugar bush, tree identification, maple processing, and a tasty cup of Hot Maple Cream.

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Maple Tours at the Extension Learning Farm

Maple Tours

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Come visit the Cornell Cooperative Learning Farm and learn all about maple syrup.  Our 4-H educators and CCE staff will guide you along a journey of all things maple.  Tours include a wagon ride to the sugar bush, tree identification, maple processing, and a tasty cup of Hot Maple Cream.

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Making Mozzarella at Home

Thursday, March 18, 2021

This is class 2 of 4 in the series Making Soft Cheese and other Dairy Products at Home. This session will cover making mozzarella.Register for one or all 4 workshops held on Thursdays 1-3pm EST March 4- Ricotta, Paneer & Cheesemaking BasicsMarch 18- Making MozarrellaApril 1: Al...

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Landscape photo of hay bales in a field at harvest time, image captured in Faversham, Kent, England.

Advanced Hay and Pasture School

Thursday, March 18, 2021

This is an online class, through zoom, and will go over the basics of:  2020 Drought- It's still here… How do we manage 2021 and the long term? Buying and Selling Hay- Pricing, Types, Methods of Advertising, Forage Analysis Pasture/Land Rental/Custom Rates- Where to get some ideas?To regist...

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Pruning your home fruit tree

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Pruning should be done annually to keep your tree(s) productive, healthy, and beautiful. This class will cover why, when, and how to prune fruit trees. Attendees will learn where to start and when to stop pruning. There will be ample time to practice on the trees in CCE's on-site orchard in Canto...

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Maple Tours at the Extension Learning Farm

Maple Tours

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Come visit the Cornell Cooperative Learning Farm and learn all about maple syrup.  Our 4-H educators and CCE staff will guide you along a journey of all things maple.  Tours include a wagon ride to the sugar bush, tree identification, maple processing, and a tasty cup of Hot Maple Cream.

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Maple Tours at the Extension Learning Farm

Maple Tours

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Come visit the Cornell Cooperative Learning Farm and learn all about maple syrup.  Our 4-H educators and CCE staff will guide you along a journey of all things maple.  Tours include a wagon ride to the sugar bush, tree identification, maple processing, and a tasty cup of Hot Maple Cream.

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"Uprooting Racism, Seeding Sovereignty" Virtual Presentation and Q& A with Leah Penniman

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

“Uprooting Racism, Seeding Sovereignty” features a riveting keynote address delivered by Soul Fire Farm’s Co-Founder and Farm Manager, Leah Penniman, and closes with a performance by world-renowned poet, Soul Fire Farm’s Program Manager, Naima Penniman. The 45 minute long HD video also highlights...

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Making Feta at Home

Thursday, April 1, 2021

This is class 3 of 4 in the series Making Soft Cheese and other Dairy Products at Home. The session will cover making feta.Register for one or all 4 workshops held on Thursdays 1-3pm ESTMarch 4- Ricotta, Paneer & Cheesemaking BasicsMarch 18- Making MozarrellaApril 1: All About F...

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Vegetable Gardening Basics

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Vegetable gardening has myriad benefits in store for you. In addition to supplying your household with fresh, healthy food, gardening is a great way to observe nature, help pollinators, experiment, get outdoors, and stay active.Join me, Erica LaFountain, Community Horticulture Educator for this i...

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Making Yogurt, Butter and Cultured Dairy Products at Home

Thursday, April 15, 2021

The final class in the series Making Soft Cheese and other Dairy Products at Home. This class will cover making other cultured dairy products beyond cheese, such as yogurt, butter, kefir and creme fraiche.Register for one or all 4 sessions held on Thursdays 1-3pm EST March 4: Ricotta, Pan...

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Includes a gardening kit to get you started!

Online course for beginning gardeners

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Would you like to grow healthy food for your household? CCE is offering a FREE gardening course to low-income county residents. This course includes six weekly classes geared toward beginning gardeners. Sign up now before the class is full! (link below)We will cover how to:plan a gardenplant...

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