Welcome to CCE Albany County!

Since 1916, Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County (CCE Albany County) has responded to the needs of local residents with unbiased, research-based information, tools and education that people have come to depend on and trust...

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



Lead is highly toxic and dangerous. Learn how it can affect you and what you can do.

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Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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The Altamont Fair

See you where? At the Altamont Fair!

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2016 Summer Scene

4-H Summer Scene is a 5 week long day camp in the city of Albany during July and August. The camp will be conducted at Ridgefield Park on Ridgefield Street in Albany. Camp meets daily from 10 am - 3 pm Monday through Friday...

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Farmers' Markets

Our chart of farmers' markets in the Capital Region can help you find a market near you, and provides seasonal hours, days of operation, and more!

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Albany County is funded by numerous sources of which Albany County is the largest. The remainder is funded by grants from state and federal governments, program income and donations from our supporters.

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Last updated July 21, 2016