‘Cornell Fruit Resources’ is one-stop shop for NY farmers

Media Note: The Cornell Fruit Resource website can be viewed here: http://fruit.cornell.edu/ ITHACA, N.Y. – With the launch of the revamped Cornell Fruit Resources website, New York growers have a new resource this season to help keep them productive and profitable. “The site is a one-stop shop for commercial fruit growers to access the wealth of information available […]

Leading Experts on Climate Change and Agriculture Offer New Resource to New York Farmers through Climate Smart Farming Extension Team

ITHACA, N.Y. – New York farmers coping with extreme weather and climate variability now have a new resource at their disposal: Cornell University’s Climate Smart Farming Extension Team. Organized by Cornell University’s Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture (CICCA), in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE), the cross-state team will provide growers with assistance and […]

Cornell farmer programs aid veterans, receives USDA grant

A well-established agricultural outreach effort run by Cornell University is taking on a new mission designed in part to help returning veterans find futures in farming, thanks to a grant announced today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Northeast Beginning Farmer Project, part of the Cornell Small Farms Program, was awarded $712,500 through the […]