Pumpkin Fling

October 29, 2016. Long Island's annual championship pumpkin catapult contest is a unique opportunity for students and adults to experience the joys and trials of designing, building and operating sophisticated mechanical devices.

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Come Shellabrate!

The 5th Annual Greenport Shellabration, held in partnership with Greenport BID, is almost upon us, and we invite you to get in on the fun by purchasing a wristband, or becoming an official event Sponsor!

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LI Agricultural Forum

The Annual Long Island Agricultural Forum is a two day educational conference, trade show and banquet open to all agricultural professionals.

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Welcome to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County assists and educates residents, businesses and professionals in a broad spectrum of topics by providing research-based information on parenting, diabetes management, nutrition and wellness, horticulture, environmental protection, marine restoration and sustainable agriculture.

Experts from our four main program areas—Family Health and Wellness, Marine, Agriculture and 4-H Youth Development—reach tens of thousands of adults, children, professionals and businesses each year.

We bring this free and low-cost knowledge directly to people at workshops, children’s camps, libraries and schools. We also work one-on-one with fisherman, farmers and growers to strengthen these industries, bringing tourism and advancing economic development. CCE programs have had a significant impact on communities and industry in Suffolk for nearly a century.


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Living Healthy with Diabetes

JOIN US for this 6-week workshop! Discover new, practical ways to live better & healthier. Learn the tools to manage and take control of your health.

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Seed swap

Seed Store & Swap Workshop

Learn methods of harvesting, cleaning, storing, treating and propagating seed from your garden.

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Brush Strokes for the Bays

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County (CCE) at Southampton Arts Center for a beach-themed art session that benefits the CCE's Back to the Bays Initiative.

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Managing Landscapes Sustainably

Join us for the 12th annual “Managing Landscapes Sustainably” conference and learn how to make the horticulture industry greener!

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Programs for Youth

Every year the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center offer teachers, youth groups and scout leaders educational programs about agriculture, life skills, animal sciences and environmental sciences.

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Master Gardener Volunteer Program

Anyone with a desire to learn more about gardening and an interest in contributing to the community on a voluntary basis is a candidate for the Suffolk County Master Gardener Volunteer Program.

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Last updated October 26, 2016