Our Extension staff and specialists provide technical assistance...

advice on soils and nutrients...

advice on soils and nutrients...

farm tours and workshops...

farm tours and workshops...

guidance and resources on fruit production...
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guidance and resources on fruit production...

ornamental horticulture...
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ornamental horticulture...

integrated pest management (IPM)...

and so much more!  Call or come by and see us today!

and so much more! Call or come by and see us today!

Agriculture

The Agriculture Program of Albany County addresses the educational and research needs of local farm businesses by offering technical service, workshops, tours, newsletters and one-on-one consultation. Major emphasis is placed on farm profitability, environmental management, marketing and agricultural development.

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Raising Beef

Beef cattle comprise an important agricultural sector. Our links and resources can help to support your beef cattle operation.

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ENY Commercial Hort Team

The Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture Team serves the needs of commercial vegetable, tree fruit, grape and berry growers in our region.

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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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Pests & IPM

IPM is a system for managing pest problems using a range of safe, least-toxic methods. Find IPM resources here!

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Recycling Ag Plastics

Recycling agricultural plastics is a big challenge for farmers and communities. Learn about Cornell's RAPP project and the "BigFoot Baler" here.

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Ag Literacy Week

"The Grapes Grow Sweet" is the book selection for 2017 Ag Literacy Week, March 20-24th. You can volunteer to read to 2nd graders in a local classroom, here...

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Last updated November 30, 2016