Who we are?  
  We are an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life in Oswego County. Acting in partnership with Oswego County Government, and other county agencies, we bring evidence-based solution to issues affecting individuals, families and communities.
 What we do?  
  We provide "real world" educational programs to people who live and work in Oswego County, with a special emphasis on families. Through education, we give people the opportunity to make meaningful decisions that will impact their lives.
 Why we do it?  
  We believe that education can change lives and communities while improving society for everyone. We are dedicated in our approach and committed to working with everyone toward beneficial change.

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Eight-Year Ag District Review Informative Meetings:
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New York Farm Show - February 26-28, NY State Fairgrounds, Syracuse. FREE tickets available at CCE office in Mexico.

Winter Dairy Management - March 2nd, 10-2:30, 3288 Main St., Mexico. Call 963-7286 for more info.

Buy Local! Use the Harvest Guide- Available Online! Click here to learn more!


• CCE Oswego Educational Programs for Youth - pdf



• Woodland Snowshoe Wanders
Sundays in February and March 1 & 8 - 2:00 p.m

Come delight in the beauty of the forest and wetlands dressed in winter finery, and inscribed with the gossip of the night by the woodland inhabitants by attending the Woodland Snowshoe Wanders at the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center.  Please note that if there is not sufficient snow there will be a winter walk.
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The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center, owned and operated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County's 4-H Program, consists of 150 acres of mixed woods, wetlands, and Rowell Brook. Three miles of hiking trails guide visitors through the ecosystems and are available to the public year round, from dusk until dawn.


• Check out the NEW Eat Smart NY page! Click here for more info

• Serger Maintenance Class

Back by popular demand, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County will once again host a beginner serger class.  Participants will get acquainted with their old, new, or didn’t get it out of the box yet, serger machine.  The workshop will be held on Monday, March 9th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Oswego County Cooperative Extension Office in Mexico.   Participants will learn how to clean, oil, and maintain a serger.  Please bring your manual and accessory kit along with your serger to the workshop.  Cost for the class is $10.00.  To register, please contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County at 963-7286, ext 302 by Thursday, March 5th.

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities.  Please contact the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County Office if you have any special needs.