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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Touch a Truck 2016

Touch a Truck is an interactive, one –day event which allows children to see, touch, and explore their favorite big trucks and vehicles as well as to meet the personnel who protect, serve, and build the community.

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June 4th Annual 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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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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Breastfeeding Support Group

This is open to any mother who is currently nursing or pregnant.

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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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4-H WEDO Robotics

LEGO WEDO: For youth 5 to 8 years old. Youth participate in hands-on activities to explore the basics of robotics through the use of LEGO WEDO kits. Fee includes robotics notebook, supplies and use of LEGO WEDO kits. 3 Classes - 2 hours each.

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Last updated April 28, 2016