Videos

Jennifer takes a few minutes to remind you of our website and all of the information that you can access on it.

November 27, 2019

Kevin and Jennifer are excited to tell you about a new piece of equipment that we have at the Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory.

November 20, 2019

Kevin and Jenn take a few minutes to thank Tim Weigle for his contributions to the grape industry over the past 30 years. Tim is officially retired and he will be missed.

November 14, 2019

Stony Brook Wholehearted Foods is the only company in the U.S. producing culinary oil from vegetable seed waste.

November 8, 2019

Clare Casteel joined the Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology section of Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' School of Integrative Plant Science as an associate prof

November 8, 2019

J. Nathan Matias, joined Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Science's department of communication in 2019 as an assistant professor.

November 7, 2019

Daniela Scur joined the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management as an assistant professor of strategy in 2019.

November 6, 2019

Kevin wants to encourage growers to think strategically about their farm operation upgrades possible as a result of a surprisingly good season and moderate uptick in the market.

November 6, 2019

Theresa Burke, the highway superintendent for the town of Red Hook, New York, discusses how the Local Roads program helps her keep up to date with the latest best practices.

November 5, 2019

Keith Hurtgam, highway superintendent for Hartland, New York, describes the benefits of attending Cornell’s annual Highway School.

November 5, 2019

Chase Winton, highway superintendent for Sherburne, New York, talks about how he has benefited from the Cornell Local Roads Program.

November 5, 2019

Lynn M. Sosnoskie, joined the Horticulture section of the School of Integrative Plant Science in 2019 as an assistant professor of weed ecology and management for speciality crop systems.

November 5, 2019

Yi Athena Ren joined the department of animal science in 2019 as an assistant professor.

November 5, 2019

Diane E. Bailey joined Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' department of communication as the Geri Gay Professor of Communication in 2019.

November 4, 2019

Xiangtao Xu joined Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Science's department of ecology and evolutionary biology in 2019 as an assistant professor.

November 1, 2019

Tim and Andy are beginning a series of podcasts to guide you on your pest management strategies for the various growth stages of grapes.

October 30, 2019

Because of Hurricane Sandy, the old Ponquogue Bridge was damaged. Learn how folks stepped in to help save the bridge.

October 30, 2019

In a video created for New York state stakeholders, Cornell University’s Buz Barstow, a professor in Biological and Environmental Engineering within the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, de

October 30, 2019

Led by Cornell Cooperative Extension Monroe County Master Gardener volunteers, the Rochester Blocks in Bloom community gardening initiative helps inner city home owners and renters grow neighborhoo

October 23, 2019

Learn what is groundwater and what you can do to protect it.

October 23, 2019

Tim wanted to talk about the importance of assessing the amount of grape berry moth present in your vineyards and doing your best to not make it worse for next year.

October 16, 2019

Kevin is continuing with more information on labor management issues affecting NYS. This time he touches on overtime, salary, sexual harassment training, and paid family leave for employees.

October 9, 2019

Jennifer talks about the process of groundtruthing our Brix monitor.

October 2, 2019

Kevin talks about a federal study done on changes in labor, wages, requirements, and adjustments being made between New York and Pennsylvania as a result of the increase of minimum wage in New York

September 27, 2019

A timely reminder from Tim to stay vigilant on watching for Spotted Lanternfly, inspecting vehicles traveling through the quarantine area, and using good methods to reduce the chance of increasing

September 18, 2019

Kevin talks about the importance of doing both petiole and soil testing to diagnose issues, moderate inputs, and just be aware of the health of your vineyards.

September 12, 2019

Jennifer goes over how to take both petiole and Brix samples as we near harvest.

September 4, 2019

Kevin shares the latest information about pricing for grapes for the bulk juice industry.

August 28, 2019

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.

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".

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.

August 22, 2019

Reminders about scouting for Grape Berry Moth and how to use NEWA to help you with your treatment of them.

August 21, 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

August 16, 2019

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

August 14, 2019

Kevin gives a heads-up reminder and advice for making sure that your Niagara grapes are managed appropriate for your processor's needs.

August 7, 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.

August 2, 2019

Dr. Elson Shields, Professor of Entomology at Cornell, studies the use of nematodes to control soil-borne insect pests.

July 26, 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

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.

July 19, 2019

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

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

July 19, 2019

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

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.

July 10, 2019

It's that time again! Time to start scouting your vineyards for rootworm damage. Tim reminds you what to look for and where you can find it.

July 3, 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

June 28, 2019

Recap of the 2019 4-H Career Explorations conference at Cornell University. 

June 27, 2019

Kevin reviews the recent changes made for the New York State Farm Bill.

June 26, 2019

NEWA is a great tool to help make decisions on sprays as well as to review what did and did not work last year by comparing spray records to infection periods and leaf wetness.

June 12, 2019

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

June 5, 2019

100 youth from 14 schools gathered for the Catskills Youth Climate Summit hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County at Frost Valley YMCA in Claryville, NY.

June 3, 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.

May 29, 2019

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

May 22, 2019

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

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.

May 15, 2019

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

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.

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.

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.

April 24, 2019

Efficient Vineyard variable rate mechanical shoot thinning in a California Central Coast Pinot Noir vineyard.

April 17, 2019

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

April 10, 2019

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

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

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.

March 27, 2019

Kevin and Jenn talk about the Concord Vineyard Improvement Program. A recent clarification is that it is possible to be reimbursed for up to $3,000 per acre.

March 20, 2019

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

March 19, 2019

Tim gives an update on the current status of Spotted Lanternfly, where to find more information, what to look for now, and who to contact if you find anything.

March 14, 2019

Cornell University and Cornell Cooperative Extension researchers are helping New York State vintners explore and refine alternative packaging for wines.

March 7, 2019

Canned wine is a fast-growing trend. But it's not without issues.

March 7, 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.

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.

February 20, 2019

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

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.

February 6, 2019

Check out our Sea Stars Marine Camp!

February 5, 2019

Try a twist on a classic that still gives a kick, but doesn't kickback the waist line!

January 30, 2019

This is a presentation on how to manufacture biologically-derived fertilizers.

January 30, 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.

January 29, 2019

During this podcast Kevin and Thom finish their discussion about Thom's NDVI and elevation maps.

January 23, 2019

This week Kevin had an opportunity to sit down and talk with Thom Betts, a Concord grape grower in the Lake Erie Region and a cooperator on the Efficient Vineyard Project.

January 16, 2019

It was a good year for Cornell Marine Program!

January 11, 2019

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

January 11, 2019

Learn about CCE's raingarden at their Riverhead location.

January 11, 2019

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

January 9, 2019

Black polyethylene tarps can suppress weeds, preserve soil moisture, and help prepare a clean planting bed for vegetable farmers.

December 20, 2018

As we look forward to the promise and excitement of 2019, CCE would like to thank each of you for all you do in making CCE such a wonderful organization to work for and with.

December 20, 2018

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Regional Dairy Specialists, Betsy Hicks and Lindsay Ferlito, are working together on a research project, studying cow comfort in tie stall facilities.

December 20, 2018

What's better than soup on a cold winter day? In this video we look at a recipe for Minestrone Soup that you can prep for when guests come by during the holidays and need a little warming up.

December 20, 2018

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

December 19, 2018

Soil sampling is an important part of managing your crops, but it's important to do it correctly. In this video, ENYCHP vegetable specialist Amy Ivy demonstrates how to take a soil sample.

December 17, 2018

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

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.

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.

December 12, 2018

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

December 12, 2018

Fire up those taste buds with a twist on the crisp. We used Asian Pears from Northern Orchard to bring some holiday cheer into the office, and our tummies too!

December 10, 2018

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

December 5, 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.

November 29, 2018

LERGP Podcast #97: Kevin gives an update on what has been reported by processors to this point for the 2018 grape market.

November 28, 2018

Just a reminder to be on the lookout for hitchhiking invasive pests. The spotted lanternfly poses a serious threat to our agriculture here in NYS.

November 20, 2018

Meet Barbara Williams and Anika Zuber, Dairy Processing and Marketing specialists with Harvest New York.

November 19, 2018

Tim gives more information about what people in New York need to be looking for this time of year in regards to Spotted Lanternfly.

November 16, 2018

Tim gives an update on what has been happening in Pennsylvania with the Spotted Lanternfly, what has been done there, and what we need to be on the lookout for in New York.

November 16, 2018

A delicious snack that your taste buds can celebrate! Healthy has never tasted so good!

November 15, 2018

Kevin continues to explain about the Vineyard Improvement Program and what needs to be included in the application process.

November 14, 2018

In this week's ENYCHP Pest Update, learn to scout thrips with vegetable specialist Crystal Stewart! Originally filmed June 2018.

November 9, 2018

New York State Ag and Markets along with the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program have announced a Vineyard Improvement Plan for Concord grape growers in the Southern Tier as well as Erie and Niagara c

November 7, 2018

New York state is the second-largest apple producer in the U.S. The state also produces more than 5 million gallons of hard cider annually.

November 6, 2018

A fresh twist on slaw that's bound to have people talking!

November 5, 2018

With the harvest over and winter on its way, Tim wanted to remind everyone about late season weed control. Remember that you need temperatures around 50°F for the products to work.

October 31, 2018

Large acreage vegetable fields lend themselves readily to remote sensing technologies.

October 30, 2018

Farmers across NYS are harvesting industrial hemp.

October 26, 2018

Harvest is just about finished in the Lake Erie Region. Kevin gives a top view recap of how harvest went industry wide across the belt.

October 24, 2018

Tim had an opportunity to sit down with Mark Amidon of National Grape Cooperative, a local grape processing company known by many as Welch's.

October 17, 2018

Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences student Tyler Brewer grew up on a farm in Verona, New York.

October 11, 2018

We are firmly in the middle of Concord harvest in the Lake Erie Region. Here is a snapshot of what that looks like from the grower's/harvester's perspective.

October 10, 2018

The Efficient Vineyard website will be getting a new look.

October 3, 2018

Commercial apple pickers utilize a platform to harvest Gala apples at DeMarree Fruit Farm in Wayne County, N.Y.

October 1, 2018

Learn to use a sous vide device to heat treat seeds as a simple, economical way to control diseases.

October 1, 2018

We are harvesting Concord grapes here in the Lake Erie Grape Belt. At the research and extension lab we are working to measure yield and Brix on-the-fly.

September 26, 2018

On September 11, 2018 the New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Agriculture and Markets (DAM) sent out a press release that Spotted Lanternfly has been confirmed in Alb

September 25, 2018

Tim talks about the other side of Digital Ag - Record Keeping! He stresses how important it is for growers to keep records. There's no time like the present.

September 12, 2018

Spanning acres of high density orchard trees, hail netting can provide a critical layer of protection for NYS apples from disfiguring weather damage.

September 10, 2018

Women In Computing at Cornell runs the local chapter of Girls Who Code.

September 10, 2018

This summer, 25 teachers from across New York learned how to build and care for Tower Gardens and integrate the structures into their curriculum as a context for learning.

September 7, 2018

Tim explains the importance of preharvest pest control - both powdery mildew and grape berry moth, and emphasizes the importance of reading product labels before applying.

September 6, 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"

August 10, 2018

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

August 1, 2018

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

July 26, 2018

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

July 26, 2018

In this video we discuss some of the risks that you would face as an agricultural employer and some resources to help you manage those risks.

July 12, 2018

in this video we will cover best practices for interviewing job candidates, new hire orientation and training workers.

July 12, 2018

There are so many recipes that kids can take part in! Getting them in the kitchen at a young age fosters healthy eating habits and future chefs!

July 10, 2018

Wanna learn how to make your own homemade Roasted Veggie wraps? Check out our video to learn how and clink on the link below for the full list of ingredients and recipe!

July 3, 2018

More than 500 middle and high school students from across New York gathered at Cornell’s Ithaca campus June 26-28 to participate in workshops taught by Cornell faculty, staff and graduate students

July 2, 2018

CCE educators and specialists lend their expertise to the Green Shoots for New Americans inner city farm in Buffalo, New York.

June 25, 2018

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

June 25, 2018

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

June 25, 2018

Expecting or have a newborn and want to save some money but have nutritious baby food? Learn how to make baby food, and feed your little one healthy food too.

June 20, 2018

A little hungry? Well what's better than a homemade granola bar, check out our Nutrition Educators latest video on how to make your own Chewy Granola Bars!

June 8, 2018

Learn how to make a refreshing Tomato Mozzarella Salad.

June 7, 2018