Environment Media

Ground cherries (aka husk cherry, Physalis pruinosa) are ripe and ready to eat after their husks turn brown and the fruits fall off of the plant naturally.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

A public service announcement dealing with Stormwater runoff and how we can help to reduce the nitrogen inputs into our waterways by using "best management practices".

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Lab at the Suffolk County Marine Environmental Learning Center is a unique lab which attempts to understand and study Stormwater through DNA testing.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Cornell University has the only comprehensive berry team in the Northeast, combining expertise in horticulture, entomology, plant pathology, agricultural economics, berry breeding and management fo

Friday, August 16, 2019

Tim encourages growers to ensure their sprayers are getting maximum coverage to protect the leaves and grapes as we approach harvest.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

As we head into August Tim reminds us to stay vigilant in watching for spotted lanternfly. He shows how to identify the Tree of Heaven in your area to better focus your scouting efforts.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Tim talks about the importance of knowing how much crop is in your vineyards in order to not only adjust crop and prepare for harvest, but also to maintain healthy vines that are capable of ripenin

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Increasing pressure on the Horseshoe Crab to be used for bait and other human needs, CCE Scientists are looking at alternative ways to take that pressure off the Horseshoe Crab.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Hardened shorelines have been traditionally been used to aid in coastal resiliency.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Hurricane Sandy hit the Old Ponquogue fishing & diving bridge bad, bad enough to have The Town of Southampton consider tearing it down, but local LI divers and residents didn't want that to hap

Friday, July 19, 2019

The new shellfish hatchery and everything that goes into producing the oysters and clams for this project is certainly impressive.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Jenn had an opportunity to see tiling in a Lake Erie Region Concord vineyard and wanted to show why you might want to do that in your vineyard, and what the process can involve.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Since 2010, Cornell Cooperative Extension’s (CCE) Marine Program has conducted several research projects to remove derelict/abandoned lobster traps in the Long Island Sound (LIS) at the ports of Ma

Friday, June 28, 2019

Tim reminds you to stay vigilant in your inspection of vehicles traveling into and out of the Spotted Lanternfly quarantine area.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

We recently traveled to the Finger Lakes area to do a demonstration on Variable Rate Mechanical Shoot Thinning. Terry and Andy talked with growers about what they can do and how to do it.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Just last week Zach Harmer of Soil Optix came to CLEREL and scanned the vineyards with their soil analysis system.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Our Peconic Bay Scallop Restoration Project crew is geared up and ready for another season on the long lines.

Friday, May 17, 2019

With all of the cool and rainy weather we have been experiencing in the Lake Erie Region, Tim is recommending spraying your grapes for Phomopsis.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Variable Rate Mechanical Shoot Thinning part II. Borden Hills AVA.

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Jenn explains how we check our phenology block for bud break, where we are with that, and gives some advice about soil amendments for right now.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The 2017 NASS (USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service) recently released results and in this podcast Kevin explains what was found regarding our Grape Belt area.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Tim gives an update on the buds here at the Portland lab and gives a reminder to watch for some of the early pests in the vineyards.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

As we head into the growing season the weather events and their effect on your agricultural commodity become increasingly important.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

It's a good time to start thinking about what your weed management strategy will be for 2019.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Sam Anderson and Yolanda Gonzalez urban agriculture specialists with the Cornell Cooperative Extension Harvest New York team join Extension Out Loud to discuss their work with growers and producers

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Urban Agriculture is booming in New York City, and Cornell Cooperative Extension's Harvest New York urban agriculture team is there to provide technical support and share cutting-edge research and

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Michelle Ledoux, executive director, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County joins Extension Out Loud to discuss how the #2 maple syrup producing state in the U.S.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Jenn and Vinnie want to remind you that the Loaner Sensor Program is free for members of the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Don't you just love when spring arrives, Us too!

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program has hired a new viticulture extension specialist. Jennifer Russo will be starting on March 1st.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Our Winter Growers' Conference is fast approaching! It will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Williams Center at SUNY Fredonia.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

In the Lake Erie Region we recently had sub-zero temperatures.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Kevin reviews the importance of taking soil samples to know the health of the soil in your vineyards. All lime is not created equal.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Check out our Sea Stars Marine Camp!

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Even though it is snowy and cold outside, Tim wants to remind everyone to continue to watch for egg masses hitchhiking their way here from the quarantine zone.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

It was a good year for Cornell Marine Program!

Friday, January 11, 2019

See the development of clam larvae during a month of growth.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Learn about CCE's raingarden at their Riverhead location.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Kevin takes time to remind growers that we still offer the Loaner Sensor program at no cost to our members.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Tim reviews the past 100 podcasts in overview and would like to thank the growers, cooperators, funders and staff for their contributions over the past years and we look forward to producing more p

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The oyster has been a delicacy for centuries and that's what our Marine Minute is about today!

Monday, December 17, 2018

Cornell Marine Program and DPW and the Shinnecock Indian Nation work together to restore a 3,000 foot long beach back to it's original size before erosion and hurricanes diminished this beach.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Tim talks about the many resources available to growers who are looking to develop an IPM (Integrated Pest Management) strategy for their vineyard operation.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Check out this unusual piece of equipment at the Cornell Marine Lab in Southold NY.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

First in a series of podcasts about vineyard Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

What is the Long Island Shellfish Restoration Project?

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

We share opening day of scallop season!

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Millions of times each day, New Yorkers turn on the faucet, relying on water supplied from about 125 miles away in the Catskill Mountains.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Chris is joined by Bethany Ojalehto of Cornell's Department of Human Development this episode.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Season 2 Episode 3: An exploration of the wild harvest with Moira Tidball- CCE Seneca's Nutrition Issue Leader and creator of the Wild Harvest Table website.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

This season explores the 2018 growing season and harvest with episodes on vegetables, berries & apples, wild harvest table, grapes and more! 

Monday, November 12, 2018

Goals, business plan, forest ecology, production, planning and record keeping, inoculation, maket assessment and more. 

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Discover what those nets are off the beach, you've seen them they stick straight out from the shore. They are called "Pound Traps"

Friday, August 10, 2018

Dr, Amanda Rodewald of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Allan Gandelman, of Main Street Farms discuss the impact of conservation funding through the Farm Bill.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Learn about the benefits of silvopasture and how to get started. 

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Get a glimpse into the life of an Oyster farmer and how they came to choosing that as a career.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

This is a follow up to our Kelp story produced in 2017 for On The Water & In The Field.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Interested in Kelp? Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Program studies this interesting seaweed.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Learn about our SPAT Program that has been in operation for over 18 years. Suffolk Project in Aquaculture Training.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Did you know we had Seahorse's locally on the East End waters?

Monday, June 25, 2018

Learn just how unique our local shellfish really are!

Wednesday, June 20, 2018