Make CCE-Chemung your first stop for information on soils, site improvement, plant selection and care, eco-friendly practices, integrated pest management, composting and so much more! We're here to help!

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Welcome to the homepage of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung County.

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Healthy Recipes

Just 1lb of ground meat feeds 8 people, with added beans and veggies, in these "Turkey Tacos" from Cooking Matters. Visit our "Recipes" page for this recipe and more!

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Youth Leadership

The goLEAD Youth Leadership Training is a fun and unique training program for youth in grades 9-12 who have an interest in community service. Learn more here!

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Food Dating

Many food containers have expiration dates, but what do they mean? Are foods safe to eat after the date has passed? Learn more here.

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Join us!

Volunteers are very important to the work that CCE-Chemung is able to do with youth and in our local communities. We've got a volunteer opportunity that's just right for YOU!

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Asbestos sheets


Asbestos is a common yet toxic material. Learn how to identify it and protect your home.

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Good Drinks

What you drink is as important as what you eat. Many beverages contain added sugars and few nutrients. Here are 10 Tips to help you make better drink choices.

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Last updated November 17, 2015