As the snow begins to melt, gardeners in the Capital District turn their focus from the seed and garden supply catalogues to their garden beds as they plan their strategy for producing the most dramatic flowers and the most prolific vegetables. However, this year, there may be a denizen lurking in their soil. The jumping worm...click here for fact sheet.

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Be Prepared!

CCE provides tested information on how to prepare for emergencies including natural disasters, power outages, fires, infectious diseases, radiation spills 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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4-H Dog Events

The 4-H Dog Program offers obedience classes and a variety of performance events at different times of the year. In addition, 4-H and the Albany Obedience Club co-sponsor a Dog and Kid Summer Camp for one week...

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Winter Weather Safety

Find tips on winter driving, personal and pet safety in frigid weather, how to prepare for winter storms, links to Cornell's EDEN website, and more, here on our Emergency Preparedness pages.

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Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners belong to a national corps of trained volunteers who share gardening information in their communities through the local Cooperative Extension office.

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Lead Education & Prevention

Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County is committed to providing education and trainings on lead poisoning prevention...

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Last updated March 22, 2018