Press Releases

Green Teen on NPR!

June 4, 2015

On Wednesday, May 27th, CCEDC's Green Teen Community Gardening Program was featured on WAMC - a local NPR station in the Hudson Valley. The interview, led by WAMC's Joe Donahue and starring our very own Helannna Bratman and her Green Teen Crew Leader Chelsea Schiffer, focused on a fundraising event - For Goodness Bake - that Green Teen will be putting on in the City of Beacon this Saturday, June 6th! » Read More

2015 Agricultural District Worksheet

May 28, 2015

The Agricultural District Worksheet is now available. See more here. » Read More

Money Management Tools for Success

March 27, 2015

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County and The Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition presents Money Management Tools for Success. » Read More

County Executive Molinaro Signs Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan into Law

March 20, 2015

Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro was joined today by members of the Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, county and municipal officials and local farmers at McEnroe Organic Farm in Millerton for the signing of the Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan into law. The Dutchess County Legislature unanimously adopted the plan earlier this month. » Read More

2015 Philadelphia Flower Show Bus Trip

January 28, 2015

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County is now taking reservations for our annual bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show! » Read More

Positive Parenting Workshops for Parents, Caregivers and Professionals

January 23, 2015

Parent and Family Education (PAFE) program is offering a parenting education series from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on February 17 and 24, 2015 at the Family Partnership Center in Poughkeepsie. » Read More

Free Support Groups for Relatives Raising Children

January 23, 2015

The Relatives As Parents Program (RAPP) implements monthly Coffee and Conversation support groups for grandparents and other relatives raising children. The Coffee and Conversation support groups are designed to provide education and resources to address the needs and concerns experienced by relative caregivers. » Read More

2015 Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan - FINAL VERSION

January 13, 2015

The final version of the 2015 Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan can be found here » Read More

Positive Parenting Workshop: Parenting Styles and Discipline

November 14, 2014

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