strawberries at farmers' market
Image by Sandy Repp

Within NY State, Onondaga County ranks first in acres of strawberries.

We rank fourth in production of poultry and eggs...

Malting Barley grain

and in the top ten in production of wheat, corn and other grains.

Dairy cattle in the Cornell Dairy Research Center in Harford, NY (Cornell University Photography).
Image by Jason Koski

Local lands are well suited to dairy and livestock production,

Contact us to day to see how we can help your farming operation thrive.


Agriculture has been a cornerstone of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga County since our founding in 1915. Today, agriculture is an important, $137 million engine in our local economy.  CCE-Onondaga County is committed to keeping our agricultural industry growing and strong.

Last updated May 24, 2024