CCEDC works to extend the educational resources of Cornell University and other educational institutions, to the people of Dutchess County to foster economic, social and environmental improvement of its individuals, families and communities.

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Welcome to Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County!

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County (CCEDC), 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. 

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County’s Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM 


News & Press Releases

Stay up to date with all of the goings-on at CCEDC and the Taste of NY Market at Todd Hill!

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Let's Talk Trash!

This workshop will help you understand how to successfully separate, sort and dispose of household and garden waste, and provide training on home composting techniques and options. Please register before October 25th.

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Annual Meeting & Breakfast

Join us on Wednesday, October 19th for our Annual Meeting & Pancake Breakfast! The meeting will be at the Farm & Home Center and will begin at 7:00 am. RSVP by October 14th!

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Save Energy, Save Dollars Workshop

Winter is coming. Learn how to cut your energy costs and receive a free energy efficient light bulb at the end of the workshop!

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The GIS Lab provides technical assistance, training, and mentoring, as well as custom mapping and printing for a fee.

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Taste NY at Todd Hill

The Taste NY Market at Todd Hill - run by CCE-Dutchess -- is an exciting new destination and an opportunity to enjoy locally produced agricultural products!

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Last updated October 17, 2016