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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:

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County’s Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM __________________________________________

NEW: Draft of the Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan


See the link below for the full draft of the plan:
Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan – Draft: October 2014

We will be accepting public comments until Friday November 21, 2014. To submit comments please click here.

Also, for a briefer overview, check out the Executive Summary:
Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan – Executive Summary – Draft

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Events

The Finance Committee of Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County

November 24, 2014 at 5:30PM

The Finance Committee of Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County will hold a meeting on Monday, November 24 at 5:30 pm at the Farm & Home Center in Millbrook, NY. The meeting is open to the public. Individuals interested in attending must call (845) 677-8223 x 100 and advise of any special needs we may accommodate » Read More

The Board of Directors of Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County

November 24, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Board of Directors of Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County will hold a meeting on Monday, November 24 at 7:00pm at the Farm & Home Center in Millbrook, NY. The meeting is open to the public. Individuals interested in attending must call (845) 677-8223 x 100 and advise of any special needs we may accommodate. » Read More

Positive Parenting Workshop: Parenting Styles and Discipline

November 25, 2014 at 1:30PM

Are You a Jelly Fish or a Brick Wall? Join us for a workshop and find out your parenting style. » Read More

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Updates

Positive Parenting Workshop: Parenting Styles and Discipline

November 2014

Are You a Jelly Fish or a Brick Wall? Join us for a workshop and find out your parenting style. » Read More

Environment and Energy Program Monthly Update November, 2014

November 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

2014 Christmas Tree Directory for Dutchess County

November 2014

Dutchess County is available. » Read More