2017 Vegetable Varieties

Check out this list from Cornell's Garden Based Learning Program to see what varieties they recommend as being well-suited to NY State gardens for 2017!

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46th Annual Putnam County Fair

July 28, 29 & 30, 2017 at Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park. Animals, Games, Exhibits, Entertainment, Country Living Auction, Chicken Barbecue, & much more.

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Volunteer with 4-H

We're looking for interested adult volunteers to serve as 4-H club leaders and to lead events. You can inspire youth, and help them grow and master new skills.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips! 

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to nonprofit management skills. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our offices to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Country Living Auction

We are looking for donations of new and nearly-new lawn, garden, patio, outdoor and other items to sell at a live auction being held at the Putnam County 4-H Fair at the Putnam County 4-H Fair, July 29 @ 2pm!

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Putnam County 4-H Fair

project registration due July 7, 2017

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Farmers' Market Q & A Table

Saturday, July 8 @ Cold Spring Farmers Market. Ask the Master Gardener Volunteers of Putnam County your gardening questions.

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Hike Putnam

Join CCE Putnam MG volunteers on Saturday, July 8 at 10am at Wonder Lake State Park.

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Call for Community Award Nominations

Nominate a person or organization that has made an outstanding community or human services contribution in Putnam County for a PCSN Community Award. Nominations must be received by Aug 18, 2017 by 4pm

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IPM Workshop

Keeping the Pests Out on a Budget: IPM workshops for safe playing fields for school and sports turf managers. Thursday, Aug 3, 9am to 3 pm in Albany, NY

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Last updated June 28, 2017