Potato field in bloom.

Potato field in bloom.

Local lettuce waiting to be harvested.

Local lettuce waiting to be harvested.

This will be a good year for wine!

This will be a good year for wine!

Agriculture

Our farmers have been providing crops for us for hundreds of years and Suffolk County is still the largest agricultural county in the state in terms of sales of product. The state’s largest county in horticultural sales and service industry.

The Agriculture Program is CCE’s original initiative, established in 1917 to provide research-based information to growers. Today home gardeners, commercial nurseries and viticulturists all turn to CCE for dependable information and new technologies.

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'Alpha-Gal' Syndrome

Tick bites blamed for causing an allergic reaction to meat consumption.

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Spring Gardening School

The 2015 Spring Gardening School will feature educational exhibits, free soil testing, a plant clinic and plant sale.

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Plant This, Not That

The Long Island Gardening Calendar is now available for just $5, a perfect gift for the passionate gardener.

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QwikPest

A guide to help you quickly identify what’s going on in your yard.

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Contact

Linda Holm
Senior Agriculture Program Administrative Assistant
lml10@cornell.edu
631-727-7850 x 341

Last updated January 22, 2015