4-H Fair!

Saturday, July 28 is Family Fun Day at the Fair with live animals, family friendly games, 4-H Olympics, a cake wheel, animal shows, hay rides, and a chicken BBQ. FREE admission & parking!

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Open Farm Days

FREE! Visit 14 Finger Lakes farms - different farms are open each day, Saturday & Sunday August 11th & 12th. Spend a day or the entire weekend!

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It's cherry season!

Whether you like sweet cherries for eating out-of-hand, or sour cherries for pie, you'll find a U-Pick farm here on our lists.

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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 making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Tompkins Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Sweet or Sour Cherries

Whether you like sweet cherries for eating out-of-hand, or sour cherries for pie, you'll find a U-Pick farm here on our lists.

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ESC @ local festivals

Look for our Energy Smart Communities table at upcoming local festivals now through September 2018. Find a list of all the festivals we'll attend, here...

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4-H Youth Fair

See what 4-H members have been doing this year, at the 4-H Youth Fair, July 26-28. Free admission and parking. Check out our full schedule of events.

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Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners belong to a national corps of trained volunteers who share gardening information in their communities through the local Cooperative Extension office.

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Compost w/ Confidence

FREE outdoor class held monthly May-August. Join us on 7/28 at the Ithaca Children's Garden. Come tour the garden and learn how to get started with composting!

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Seed Money for the Future

This new fund will support innovative projects in agriculture and horticulture, in honor of Monika Roth, retiring Ag Issue Leader at CCE-Tompkins.

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Last updated July 19, 2018