Putting Knowledge to Work

Our programs are developed in direct response to community input, and are based on the most current information available from Cornell and other Land Grant universities from across the nation.

Read more

Building

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus 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. 

Cornell university logo

CCE Cattaraugus Board of Directors Meeting

October 30, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Read more

Winter insulating

Compost over the winter

Add extra leaves to your compost, and create a windbreak to maximize heat retention during the winter.

Read more

Jobs

Jobs

Learn about job opportunities and internships that are available with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus County.

Read more

Snowy barn850x425

Safe Snow Removal

Removal of large accumulations of snow from your barn roof is best done in a systematic way to reduce the risk of injury or death to you and to barn occupants.

Read more

4273110809 7d361aa8bc o

Buying Firewood

It's a good idea to buy your wood at least one whole season ahead. Get tips on what to look for, how firewood is sold, and more useful information here.

Read more

3078659294 af2ae7aca7 o

Christmas Trees

Thinking of growing Christmas trees? See our recommendations on soil preparation, planting, shearing, weed control, pests. and more.

Read more

Last updated October 23, 2017