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About CCE


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County puts knowledge to work in pursuit of economic vitality, ecological sustainability, and social well-being. We bring local experience and research based solutions together, helping Rensselaer County families and communities thrive in our rapidly changing world.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County is widely recognized as an unbiased educational resource with strong ties to numerous sectors and constituencies within the Rensselaer County community. Our efforts bring people together to build relationships that foster healthy and sustainable communities.

Cornell Cooperative Extension actively supports equal education and employment opportunities.  No person shall be denied admission to any educational program or activity or be denied employment on the basis of any legally prohibited discrimination involving, but not limited to, such factors as race, color, religion, political beliefs, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital or family status, veteran status, or disability.  Cornell Cooperative Extension is committed to the maintenance of affirmative action programs that will assure the continuation of such quality opportunity.



 Rensselaer County Farm Markets


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Support Rensselaer County 4H programs by purchasing locally produced maple syrup. Return the 4-H Maple Fundraiser form by November 1, 2014 for Thanksgiving orders and by December 1, 2014 for Christmas orders. The order form shows the many sizes and bottles available for purchase. Orders must be prepaid and can be picked up at the CCE office, 61 State Street, Troy, NY 12180. For more information call 272-4210.
November 27 and 28, 2014 the CCE offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
December 2, 2014 at 10:00am, CCE Saratoga County offices located at 50 West High Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. Learn about tax planning options,get financial tips that can help lead you into your upcoming tax reporting on the right foot and learn about options for funding your retirement. Jill Robinson of Farm Credit East and Breanna Fulper-Lundy of Edward Jones Investments of Greenwich will be speaking. Registration of $20 includes lunch; early registration price of $15 if registered by November 25, 2014. To register or for more information call 518-272-4210.
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