2019 Vegetable Varieties

For centuries gardeners have been asking their fellow gardeners “What varieties will grow best in my garden?” This web forum provides an avenue for gardeners to share knowledge.

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Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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CommuniTree Stewards

The CommuniTree Steward program is a volunteer service-based program through CCE that offers FREE training in tree biology, tree identification, and tree planting and maintenance for young trees. Read more!

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CommuniTree Stewards and Save The Rain

Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to how to make a agriculture business plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Preserving Foods

Enjoy harvest fresh flavor and save money too, by safely canning, freezing and drying fresh foods. Find extension resources here on these topics.

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2018 Annual Report

See what CCE Onondaga has been doing for our county residents in our latest Annual Report!

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The Atrium at Clinton Square, Syracuse. CCE Onondaga Offices.

About CCE Onondaga

Learn about our history and goals, read more about our organisation, and become a member!

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Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs are small insects that can inhabit bedrooms and hotel rooms. They feed on blood and their bites can cause a rash. Learn how to identify and manage them, here.

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Early Morning Farm booth at the Ithaca Farmers' Market, 06/10/2013 (Cornell University Photography)

Local Foods

Find local farmers markets, and learn why buying local is great for you and your community!

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Deer tick on a leaf

Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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Last updated March 25, 2019