In 1910, Secretary of the Binghamton Chamber of Commerce, proposed a department in the chamber as a means of “extending to farmers the same opportunities now enjoyed by the businessmen of this city”.
Broome County’s diverse agricultural and horticulture industry encompasses over one-third of the county land mass with businesses in every town and municipality.
CCE Broome County is your resource for information on recycling, composting, forest management and invasive species. We offer free programs to schools, youth organizations and adult groups.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County has a long history of offering strength based curriculum and trainings focused on strong families in our community.
Our Home Gardening programs are designed to increase the homeowner’s ability to solve horticulture problems and develop an appreciation of natural resources.
Our nutrition programs are designed to educate participants the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors necessary to improve their overall diet and nutritional well-being.
4-H Youth Development creates opportunities for youth to develop skills, practical knowledge, and wisdom through observing, doing, and reflecting on experiences.
Last updated June 3, 2015