Cornell Cooperative Extension puts knowledge to work in pursuit of economic vitality, ecological sustainability and social well-being. We bring local experience and research-based solutions together, helping new York State families and communities thrive in our rapidly changing world.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County educators use research-supported information from New York’s land-grant university, Cornell University, to address local needs and improve the lives of people all across our county. Cooperative Extension programming provides educational opportunities to help people, individually and collectively, make sound decisions about their lives, businesses, and communities; and develop economically, socially, and culturally.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County offers education and programming in the following areas:
Educators in all New York State counties offer educational programs adapted to the needs and interests of local residents. Regional educators work in teams in multiple counties to provide specialized knowledge in a wide range of subjects
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities; and provides equal program and employment opportunities.
Slowing the spread of HWA is the most important way we can help preserve our hemlock forests. The early detection of emerging infestations is a great way to do this, but we need volunteers like you to help!
The Master Gardeners of Erie County are pleased to announce the 2020 Master Gardener College Scholarship. All college-bound seniors who reside and attend school in Erie County are encouraged to apply.
Come learn what is new in management of pests in commercial greenhouses from Cornell faculty, CCE staff, industry personnel and NYS Agriculture and Markets representatives.
We are accepting applications from potential vendors of "retail ready" NY State food, beverage, farm, and non-food products for Taste NY Store.
The Community Room at the WNY Welcome Center is made available to local community groups or non-profit organizations. Click here for Community Room Application.
Last updated January 15, 2020