• Alex Higginbotham, Skyye Mee-Thomas, Agnika Ghatak, Skyler Rizzo, Jefferson County CCE after-school coordinator, Ryan Arca-Steel and Mallary Williams prepare to assemble their space-bound experiment.
    4-H’ers prepare ‘rusty’ experiment for space station

    Five students from Watertown’s H.T. Wiley Intermediate School 4-H after-school program will watch their experiment soar from Cape Canaveral, Florida, July 21 toward the heavens on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Destination: the International Space Station.

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  • 4-H youth use a crockmeter to test color rub-off on denim as part of the “Blue Jeans: Creation to Reuse” program at the Career Explorations Conference, June 25-27 at Cornell.
    4-H’ers sample careers, college life at annual conference

    More than 300 young people from 45 New York state counties gathered on Cornell’s Ithaca campus June 25-27 for the annual Career Explorations Conference, where they got a glimpse of university academics, campus life and career opportunities.

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  • pile of vegetables: tomato, carrots, cabbage, radish, parsnip, brussel sprouts, eggplant
    Cornell program celebrates 50 years of nutrition education

    Over the last 50 years, more than a half-million children in New York state have benefited from the Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), a federal program delivered through Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) that helps families with limited resources learn how to eat healthy meals on a budget and lead active, healthy lives.

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  • Cornell Cooperative Extension urban agriculture specialists Yolanda Gonzalez, left, and Sam Anderson, center, scout for harlequin bugs and consult with farmers at Randall’s Island Urban Farm
    CCE sows seeds to grow urban agriculture

    In the shadow of New York City’s Hell Gate Bridge, Cornell Cooperative Extension urban agriculture specialists Yolanda Gonzalez, left, and Sam Anderson, center, scout for harlequin bugs and consult with farmers at Randall’s Island Urban Farm.

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Since 2010, Cornell Cooperative Extension’s (CCE) Marine Program has conducted several...