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Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County, a subordinate governmental agency associated with Cornell University and its land-grant mission since 1869, provides research-based resources, tools and education for the residents and officials of Dutchess County. Our four program areas “Help People Help Themselves” through education on:

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County’s Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM __________________________________________

NEW: Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan – FINAL VERSION


See the link below for the FINAL VERSION of the plan:
2015 Dutchess County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan

Also, for a briefer overview, check out the Executive Summary: 2015 Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan Executive Summary

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Events

4-H Horse Communications

February 7, 2015 at 9:00AM

4-H Horse Communications » Read More

Positive Parenting Workshops for Parents, Caregivers and Professionals

February 17, 2015 at 10:00AM

Parent and Family Education (PAFE) program is offering a parenting education series. This is the first session of the series. » Read More

2015 Cornell Landscape Webinar Series

February 19, 2015 at 4:45PM

Our 2015 Landscape Webinar Series is starting up! Do you need more training or looking for credits? » Read More

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Updates

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

Positive Parenting Workshops for Parents, Caregivers and Professionals

January 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 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