OSWEGO COUNTY - Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County (CCE Oswego) still has room in their free virtual workshop, The Decline of Honeybees and Other Native Pollinators. This workshop will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Thursday, May 12. through Zoom. Guest speakers, Dr. Steve Sheppard, Ch… Read More ⇒

OSWEGO COUNTY - Nearly 75% of all crops around the world are at least partially dependent on pollinators. Some of the crops that are highly dependent on pollination include, fruits, nuts, avocados, melons, pumpkins, coco beans, coffee, soybeans, and palm oil. In fact, the USDA states that ho… Read More ⇒

LAKE PLACID — The latest results of maple research from the Northern New York Agricultural Development Program may suggest a possible advantage of using quarter-inch tubing for sap collection over the current maple industry standard. Read More ⇒

U.S. farmers are expected to plant more soybeans than corn for the third time ever as the highest fertilizer prices on record prompt growers to turn away from the cost-intensive grain. Corn and wheat futures surged in Chicago. Read More ⇒

It’s Tuesday evening and I’m sitting here writing by the table. I can hear the wind blowing outside. The temperature is 40 degrees, but the wind chill makes it feel colder than that. We are so ready for warmer temperatures, and April being here in a few days makes us yearn for warmer days. T… Read More ⇒

OSWEGO COUNTY - Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County (CCE Oswego) will host a free virtual workshop through Zoom from 1-3 p.m. on Thursday, April 7. This workshop will give an introduction to multi-paddock rotational grazing for livestock farmers. Discover the many benefits of rota… Read More ⇒