tasseled corn and clouds, Frontier Brook Farms
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2019 Press Releases

Stay up to date with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County's Happenings! Here we highlight our Recent Events, Success Stories, and Press Releases.


Alycia Drwencke Joins New SWNY Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Program

Master Gardeners Presented Service Awards

Labor Compliance Opportunity for Local Growers

Beef Quality Assurance Transportation Training


Farming Classes Being Offered


An Intro to Growing Berries

Veraison to Harvest

So, You Want To Start a Farm?

"Meat Your Farmer Event"

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County, JCC Announce Partnership

LEAF Workshops Focus on Homesteading

What Do Farm Financials, Agri-Tourism & Soil Health All Have in Common?

Cornell Vegetable Program Helping Growers

September 2019

Visit the Farm Day Saturday September 14th

Final Evening in the Garden for 2019

Sexual Harassment Prevention Discussions for Farms

Vineyard Improvement Program Update

LEAF Junior Classes Begin October 2, 2019

Beef Quality Assurance Training

August 2019

Public Invited to Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

4-H Snack Bar Receives Freezer Donation

55th Annual 4-H Meat Animal Sale Results

Late Blight Detected in WNY

Master Food Preserver Certification Program Offered

Healthy Eating Classes Available at Rural Ministry

July 2019

4-H Sew Fine

55th Annual 4-H Meat Animal Sale Set for July 19th

Crop Estimation for Harvest Planning

Katelyn Walley-Stoll Joins New SWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Program

Evening in the Garden to be held July 17th

Preventing Sexual Harassment on Farms - Tools for Employers

Goats Can Do It All

Giving It Their All

Josh Putman Joins New SWNY Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops Program

4-H Sheep Show a Success

4-H Hopping Around Happy

Un"BEEF"lievably Excellent Animals

The Enjoyment Continues

Late Blight Detected Locally

Evening in the Garden August 21st

4-H, Law Enforcement & Positive Public Relations

Join the 4-H Dog Program at Sherman Days

4-H Poultry Show

June 2019

53rd Annual Conservation Field Days Held

Evening in the Garden June 19th

Chautauqua County 4-H Represented at Capital Days

Building a Community Legacy Together

Precision Vineyard Management Field Day and Shaulis Symposium

Vineyard Improvement Program Update

Chautauqua County 4-H Holds Annual Fashion Revue

Pasture Walk for Dairy, Beef & Livestock Owners

4-H Market Poultry Show Held

Visit 4-H at the Fair!

May 2019

Evening in the Garden

4-H Member Dayne Jantzi Participates in NYS Dairy Quiz Bowl

CCE Chautauqua Master Gardeners Hold 8th Annual Plant Sale

Chautauqua County Dairy Industry Celebrates

"Pig Patrol" 4-H Fun Show Set for July 14, 2019

4-H STEM Presentations

4-H Beef Classic Show Held May 11th

April 2019

Chautauqua Master Gardeners Celebrate Volunteer Month

Master Gardener Help Line Opens for the 2019 Growing Season

4-H Youth Speak Up at Public Presentation Day

2017 Ag Census Data Released

84th Annual 4-H Capital Days

Camaraderie & K-9's at 4-H Super Dog Saturday

100th Workshop Celebration for LEAF Program

Worker Protection Training Course Event

Inaugural LEAF Junior Class Scheduled for May 4th

4-H Goat Pancake Breakfast a Success

March 2019

4-H Public Presentation Day Set for March 9th

4-H to Offer Tractor & Farm Machinery Safety Course

Grape Conference at SUNY Fredonia Williams Center

What do Meat Chickens, Instagram, and Soil Health all have in Common?

4-H Youth Excel in District Dairy Quiz Bowl

Spring Family Photo Fundraiser for CCE

Update to the Vineyard Improvement Program

Dairy Princesses Prepare for Pageant with Potluck Paint Night

Ag Literacy Week Success

February 2019

LEAF Workshops Focus on Horses

Western New York Tick Awareness Forum

EFNEP Puts an Affordable Spin on Home Parties

LERGP Welcomes Heather Barrett

Tickets Still Available for 4-H Green Tie Affair

Dairy Farmers Invited to Learn About Dairy Revenue Protection Program

Growing Hemp in NYS

Viticulture Extension Specialist Hired at the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program

January 2019

LEAF Workshop Series Kicks Off With Introduction to Beekeeping

Healthy Intensions Best Borne of Humble Beginnings

Western New York Tick Awareness Forum

4-H Announces 7th Annual Green Tie Affair Fundraiser

LEAF Workshops Focus on Homesteading

Professional Development & Pesticide Recertification Training for Area Farmers

Stanley Weeks Scholarship Winners Announced

State Vet Invited to Discuss Animal ID with Exhibitors

CCE Master Gardeners Kick Off 2019 Season

Beef & Dairy Cattle Producers' Informational Program

Last updated January 13, 2020