What is Cornell Cooperative Extension?

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County is a subordinate governmental agency with an educational mission that operates under a form of organization and administration approved by Cornell University as agent for the State of New York. It is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The association is part of the national cooperative extension system, an educational partnership between County, State, and Federal governments. As New York’s land grant university Cornell administers the system in this state. Each Cornell Cooperative Extension association is an independent employer that is governed by an elected Board of Directors with general oversight from Cornell. All associations work to meet the needs of the counties in which they are located as well as state and national goals. 



Agriculture - Food & Nutrition - Gardening - 4-H Youth Development - Invasive Species

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2017 Communities in BLOOM Spring Gardening Classes

2 Days! February 18th and February 25th

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Baskets or Pallets:

A 7-Part Workshop

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March 18, 2017

The CCE Erie County Master Gardener Program Presents: 2017 EDUCATION DAY

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SEED to SUPPER

A Beginner’s Guide to Low-Cost Vegetable Gardening

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CCE Monthly Board of Directors Meeting

The Board Meetings monthly except in August.

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4-H Chicken Que and 5K Run

Join us!

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Last updated February 23, 2017