Gardening Updates

Green Teen on NPR!

June 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

Money Management Tools for Success

March 2015

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

2015 Philadelphia Flower Show Bus Trip

January 2015

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

2014 Christmas Tree Directory for Dutchess County

November 2014

Dutchess County is available. » Read More

Governor Cuomo Announces New Outdoor Farmers' Market to Premiere at the Taste NY Market at Todd Hill This Weekend

September 2014

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced yesterday that a brand new outdoor farmers' market will premiere this weekend at the Taste NY Market at Todd Hill, located on the Taconic State Parkway in Dutchess County. Taste NY companies will offer their products every Friday and Sunday through November 2, including a Hudson Valley winery, as well as a number of meat and vegetable producers. » Read More

CCE Dutchess 4-H and County Fair Article on WAMC (Northeast Pulic Radio)

August 2014

On Sunday, August 17th, WAMC (Northeast Public Radio) released a news article show-casing the Dutchess County Fair, and CCE Dutchess' 4-H program. The fair starts tomorrow - Tuesday, August 19th - and will go until Sunday the 24th. The link to the article (with an audio) can be found on "'s website here » Read More

Press Release - County's Agency Partner Grant Program

July 2014

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County has been awarded a portion of $705,200 through Dutchess County's Agency Partner Grant Program. The funding was awarded to non-profit agencies for outcome-based programs in areas of identified need. » Read More

2014 CCEDC Master Gardener Volunteer Plant Sale

May 2014

Are you looking for wonderful plants for your garden or home? Once again our CCEDC Master Gardener Volunteers have done an outstanding job growing annuals, herb, vegetables and perennials for you to choose from! » Read More

HV Renegades Family Fun Night Fundraiser for CCEDC

April 2014

Come and watch the Hudson Valley Regegades baseball team play the Vermont Lake Monsters, while supporting Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County!! » Read More

4-H Brings Agriculture to Life in Local Schools Through Reading

March 2014

In its 8th Year, Agricultural Literacy Week, a program of New York Agriculture in the Classroom, has helped to bring agriculturally themed books and resources into thousands of classrooms and libraries throughout New York State. » Read More