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Bath Winter Farmers Market
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Bath Winter Farmers Market

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Winter farmers’ markets are a great way for consumers to continue to enjoy locally produced foods when the warm weather ends, showcase the great local products that are available all year, help consumers continue to source healthy, locally grown food during months traditionally not associated...

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National Nutrition Month
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National Nutrition Month

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign celebrated annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.The them...

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Corning Winter Farmers Market
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Corning Winter Farmers Market

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Winter farmers’ markets are a great way for consumers to continue to enjoy locally produced foods when the warm weather ends, showcase the great local products that are available all year, help consumers continue to source healthy, locally grown food during months traditionally not associated wit...

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Cornell Vet School Open House
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Cornell Vet School Open House

Saturday, April 1, 2017

The students, faculty, and staff of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine invite you, your family and friends to our 50th annual Open House.Open House is our opportunity to share the joys of our profession with the community. Veterinary students and members of the faculty and staf...

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Managing Stress and Conflict
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Managing Stress and Conflict

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The impact of stress that farmers are currently experiencing due to volatile milk and commodity prices is showing up in just about every aspect of their lives. NY FarmNet will be addressing how unmanaged stress effects business decision making, interpersonal relationships and personal well-being....

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Equine Feed Seminar
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Equine Feed Seminar

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Richard Kennedy of Cargill Animal nutrition will do a presentation on Understanding the Facts about Starch and Sugar in Your Horse's Diet. The session will be followed by a Question & Answer session and refreshments provided by Country Crossroads Feeds & Seeds of Andover, NY. This event is f...

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Clothing Evaluations
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Clothing Evaluations

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

It’s time to get out your sewing machine, choose your clothing project, and get sewing! The clothing revue will be here before you know it. Here are the important dates.Clothing evaluation locations and dates are:Wednesday, April 5th, North Cohocton Methodist Church, 3:00-5:00 p.m.Wednesday...

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Brainstorming Session on Avoiding Serious Farm Injuries
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Brainstorming Session on Avoiding Serious Farm Injuries

Friday, April 7, 2017

Machinery entanglements are one of the leading causes of serious injuries and fatalities on farms. One of the prime dangers: power take-offs, or PTOs. PTOs rotate at up to 1,000 rpm (16.6 times per second) to power implements, and can entangle unsuspecting victims in an instant, often resulting i...

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4-H Garden Meeting
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4-H Garden Meeting

Saturday, April 8, 2017

SPRING GARDEN MEETING/SEED GIVEAWAY – for 4-H YouthApril 8th 1p.m. – 2:30p.m. @ Civil Defense in BathPlease pre-register by calling 607-583-3245; emailing: jmg422@cornell.edu or returning the attached registration form

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See how Much You Can Save by Going Solar!
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See how Much You Can Save by Going Solar!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

See how much you can save by going solarMeetings scheduled around Steuben CountyEver thought about using the sun's rays to power your house? Want to save money on future electricity bills or stop having to worry about rising utility costs? Concerned about the environment and want to reduce you...

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Fig Growing 101
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Fig Growing 101

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Ronald Wagner from The CNY Figgery will be at the Human Services Complex Complex (Silverspoon/OFA Café) to discuss the niche crop potential, growing and care of care of over 150 varieties of figs. The workshop fee is $10 and pre-registration is required. Please contact Cornell Cooperative Ext...

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See how Much You Can Save by Going Solar!
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See how Much You Can Save by Going Solar!

Saturday, April 15, 2017

See how much you can save by going solarMeetings scheduled around Steuben CountyEver thought about using the sun's rays to power your house? Want to save money on future electricity bills or stop having to worry about rising utility costs? Concerned about the environment and want to reduce you...

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Corning Winter Farmers Market
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Corning Winter Farmers Market

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Winter farmers’ markets are a great way for consumers to continue to enjoy locally produced foods when the warm weather ends, showcase the great local products that are available all year, help consumers continue to source healthy, locally grown food during months traditionally not associated wit...

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Clothing Evaluations
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Clothing Evaluations

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

It’s time to get out your sewing machine, choose your clothing project, and get sewing! The clothing revue will be here before you know it. Here are the important dates.Clothing evaluation locations and dates are:Wednesday, April 5th, North Cohocton Methodist Church, 3:00-5:00 p.m.Wednesday. Apri...

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NYS Dairy Bowl
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NYS Dairy Bowl

Saturday, April 22, 2017

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High Tunnels and Livestock
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High Tunnels and Livestock

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Growing Vegetables in a High Tunnel, Saturday March 25th, 9am-2pmCornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County will be hosting a workshop on learning the fundamentals of growing vegetables using high tunnels. This workshop will be a fast paced all-inclusive presentation given at Shared Roots Far...

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Money Smart Week
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Money Smart Week

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Money Smart Week® is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. It will be held April 22-29, 2017. Money Smart Week® youth essay contest offers 6th-8th graders $100 prize for money management skillsCornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben ...

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Tractor Safety & Maintenance Workshop
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Tractor Safety & Maintenance Workshop

Sunday, April 23, 2017

2-Day Intensive Tractor Safety and Maintenance WorkshopBelmont, New YorkIncreasing production on the farm can often require investments in equipment to improve labor efficiency, productivity and profitability. Are you a farmer who is interested in scaling up farm production through investment...

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Five Critical Estate Planning Documents
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Five Critical Estate Planning Documents

Monday, April 24, 2017

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County is offering a free workshop to help you prepare your comprehensive estate plan: Five Critical Estate Planning Documents …and five more you may want to consider on Wednesday, June 24 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza, Corning, NY.

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Tractor Safety & Maintenance Workshop
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Tractor Safety & Maintenance Workshop

Monday, April 24, 2017

2-Day Intensive Tractor Safety and Maintenance WorkshopBelmont, New YorkIncreasing production on the farm can often require investments in equipment to improve labor efficiency, productivity and profitability. Are you a farmer who is interested in scaling up farm production through investment...

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Making the Most of Social Security
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Making the Most of Social Security

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Learn how to make the most of Social SecurityCornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County is hosting Making the Most of Social Security: Retirement Income-Enhancing Strategies, a workshop presented by H&H Financial Group.  Do you understand the various claiming strategies that could e...

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Beginning Sheep and Goat Production
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Beginning Sheep and Goat Production

Friday, April 28, 2017

Are you interested in raising sheep and goats? If so, come join us at our Beginner Sheep and Goat Production Class on April 28. Dr. Tatiana Stanton of the Cornell Sheep and Goat Programs will be coming to speak on the basics you need to consider when getting started with small ruminants such as p...

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Money Smart Week
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Money Smart Week

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Money Smart Week® is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. It will be held April 22-29, 2017. Money Smart Week® youth essay contest offers 6th-8th graders $100 prize for money management skillsCornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben ...

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National 4-H Day of Service is April 29
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National 4-H Day of Service is April 29

Saturday, April 29, 2017

The Month of April - Celebrating Community Service Learning SAVE THE DATE! April, 2017, will be a month to celebrate community service and service learning throughout 4-H. This month of celebration will culminate with a National 4-H Day of Service on Saturday, April 29, 2017. ...

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Clothing Revue
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Clothing Revue

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5th, Clothing Revue at the Avoca Central School in Avoca. NYTimes for arrival: Seniors: 6:45 p.m. to get evaluated (if needed) and registered.Juniors: 7:00 p.m. to get registered.Clothing Revue begins at 7:30.Family and friends are welcome to attend.

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Animal Crackers 2017
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Animal Crackers 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Canine & Equine The annual Animal Crackers program provides New York youth with fun, hands-on, science-oriented learning experiences on Animal Science topics. This workshop is for 4-H members interested in learning more about their favorite livestock, companion or pet animal species; emphasis o...

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Equine and Dairy 101
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Equine and Dairy 101

Friday, May 19, 2017

2017 Equine and Dairy 101 at Morrisville State College.Dates will be Friday, May 19 and Saturday May 20. $100 per participant, $75 per chaperone. For 4-H members 13 and olderRegistration is Friday at 8:00AM. Program ends Saturday at 4:00PMChoose either the equine or dairy tractStay on Morri...

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Equine and Dairy 101
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Equine and Dairy 101

Saturday, May 20, 2017

2017 Equine and Dairy 101 at Morrisville State College.Dates will be Friday, May 19 and Saturday May 20. $100 per participant, $75 per chaperone. For 4-H members 13 and olderRegistration is Friday at 8:00AM. Program ends Saturday at 4:00PMChoose either the equine or dairy tractStay on Morri...

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Are You a 4-H Alum?
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Are You a 4-H Alum?

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Only 1 in 3 Kids Have the Skills They Need to ThriveThat’s why we’re asking you, and the millions of 4‑H alumni across the nation to Raise Your Hand and Pay It Forward to empower the next generation of True Leaders.Joining is easy: Raise Your Hand – Complete the form at 4-H.org/RaiseYour...

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Steuben County Dairy Festival
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Steuben County Dairy Festival

Saturday, June 3, 2017

61st Annual Steuben County Dairy FestivalSaturday June 03, 2017Bath, New YorkIn 1957 Onnolee Wheaton was Lecturer of the Steuben County Pomona Grange. She read an article in a dairy magazine regarding a milk promotion festival held in another area. She approached Roland “Bud” Pierce who was Ma...

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4-H Horse Show
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4-H Horse Show

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Qualifying 4-H Horse Show - June 14 and July 18 at the Steuben County Fairgrounds

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New York State Free Fishing Days
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New York State Free Fishing Days

Saturday, June 24, 2017

In an effort to connect more people to the sport of fishing, each year, the last full weekend in June is designated as Free Fishing Days in New York State. During those two days, anyone can fish New York State waters, and no fishing license is required (normally required for anyone 16 years a...

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New York State Free Fishing Days
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New York State Free Fishing Days

Sunday, June 25, 2017

In an effort to connect more people to the sport of fishing, each year, the last full weekend in June is designated as Free Fishing Days in New York State. During those two days, anyone can fish New York State waters, and no fishing license is required (normally required for anyone 16 years a...

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Finger Lakes District Dairy Judging Contest
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Finger Lakes District Dairy Judging Contest

Thursday, July 6, 2017

You are invited to attend the Finger Lakes Dairy Judging Contest, which will be hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County and the Department of Agriculture & Horticulture at Alfred State College this year. The contest is being held in conjunction with the Alfred State College ...

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4-H Horse Show
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4-H Horse Show

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Qualifying 4-H Horse Show - June 14 and July 18 at the Steuben County Fairgrounds

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Fair Clean Up Day
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Fair Clean Up Day

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Lunch will be provided

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Steuben County Fair Opening Day
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Steuben County Fair Opening Day

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Steuben County Fair runs from August 15-20, 2017.

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New York State Fair
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New York State Fair

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The New York State Fair runs from August 24 through September 4, 2017.

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4-H Records Due
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4-H Records Due

Monday, September 11, 2017

Visit the specific 4-H program pages for those records that apply to you.Reports can be found on this page.Project Record Requirement for 4-H Members Who Exhibit Animals at the 2017 County FairAll 4-H members who exhibit an animal project in the 4-H Division at the 2017 Steuben County Fair are ...

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4-H Leader Training
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4-H Leader Training

Saturday, September 23, 2017

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