Introduction to Beekeeping

​Have you been thinking about becoming a beekeeper? Then come to this informative and entertaining introduction to beekeeping. You will learn what is involved in beekeeping, equipment, and typical beekeeping, equipment, and typical beekeeping tasks.

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Stocker Cattle Summit to highlight business opportunity

Stocker cattle are beef or dairy cattle that are “stocked” on grass for the summer. Come to this Stocker Summit to learn more about this potentially profitable enterprise.

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Music Fun

Young children can enjoy drums, symbols, triangles and more in the sensory table at the Waverly Family Resource Center

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Welcome to Cornell Cooperative Extension Tioga County! 

Please explore these pages to find information about our programs. We are continually making changes and updating these pages. If you don't see what you are looking for, please call us at 607-687-4020, M-F 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. For a look at our news releases, click here: In The News

We were on NewChannel 34! Take a look here: Pinwheels for Prevention Planting

Click here to see the 2015 Annual Report for Tioga County Cornell Cooperative Extension: CCE Tioga County Annual Report 2015

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First Planting Dates

Consult our charts of popular vegetables and the earliest and latest dates they safely can be planted (as seeds, transplants, or sets) in our region.

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Master Gardeners' Plant Sale

The annual Master Gardeners' Plant Sale will be held June 4th. The gardeners are busy collecting and growing plants that will grow beautifully in your yard. Save the date and plan on coming early--we tend to sell out within a few hours.

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Lawns & Ornamentals

Our resources on annuals, perennials, lawns, trees and shrubs can help you have a more beautiful home landscape.

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Dairy & Field Crops

The SCNY Dairy & Field Crops Team serves Broome, Chemung, Cortland, Tioga & Tompkins Counties to help producers maintain a strong dairy industry in our region.

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2016 Vegetable Varieties

Check out this list from Cornell's Garden Based Learning Program to see what varieties they recommend as being well-suited to NY State gardens for 2016!

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Families with young children play together

The Family Resource Centers of Tioga are free community centers for families with young children. You will find: * Drop-in play space * Parent-child activities * Parenting workshops * Links to community resources * Lending library

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Last updated May 13, 2016