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Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County, a subordinate governmental agency associated with Cornell University and its land-grant mission since 1869, provides research-based resources, tools and education for the residents and officials of Dutchess County. Our four program areas “Help People Help Themselves” through education on:

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Events

2014 Cornell Landscape Webinar Series: Urban Horticulture: Woody Shrubs for Stormwater Retention and the State of Our Urban Forests

April 16, 2014 at 4:45PM

Join us to hear Dr. Nina Bassuk of Cornell University speak about Woody Shrubs for Stormwater Retention and Rick Harper, UMass, talk about Practices and Recovering Our Urban Forests. » Read More

Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word Series April 2014

April 22, 2014 at 4:30PM

This four session educational series is designed to assist caregivers with learning their parenting style, how to react to and guide a child's behavior and practice examples to demonstrate positive discipline. » Read More

Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word Series

April 22, 2014 at 4:30PM

Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word, is an educational series which specifically addresses positive discipline techniques for parents and relative caregivers. » Read More

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Updates

2014 Dutchess County Public Health Award

April 2014

Congratulations to Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County's Nutrition Information Program for their 2014 Dutchess County Public Health Award! » Read More

Environment and Energy Program Monthly Update: April, 2014

April 2014

Check out the Environment and Energy Program's monthly update to learn more about: upcoming events, outdoor recreation, green living tips, environmental resources and materials, and environmental notice bulletins for Dutchess County. The update is sent out via e-mail, and is also posted on the CCE Dutchess website on the first Friday of every month. » Read More

Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word

March 2014

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County Parent and Family Education program is offering a parenting education series from 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on April 22, 29, May 6 and 13, 2014. » Read More