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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Orleans 4-H Spring Schooling Show

April 22 at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds

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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-Orleans Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Food Preservation Workshops

Workshops offered for summer through fall.

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Facility Rental

Consider renting classroom, meeting room, fairground, or commercial kitchen space for your next event from CCE-Orleans!

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4-H Newsletters

Our 4-H Newsletter covers all our upcoming events, activities and deadlines. Don't miss out -- sign up today! You can also find past issues here!

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First Planting Dates

Consult our charts of popular vegetables and the earliest and latest dates they safely can be planted (as seeds, transplants, or sets) in our region.

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Attracting Pond Wildlife

Most ponds will attract significant wildlife without any effort on your part. Here are suggestions on how to attract or discourage wildlife from taking up residence at your pond.

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EFNEP

EFNEP covers why eating fruits, vegetables, and whole grains is important; understanding food labels and unit pricing; meal planning; and shopping on a budget. There will be cooking demonstrations and food tasting at every class!

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Last updated April 6, 2017