Cayuga County Resources

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga CountyCornell University Cooperative Extension logo – A community-based educational outreach agency with state and national networks. CCE Cayuga County has educational outreach programming in the areas of Agriculture, 4-H Youth Development, Environmental Education, and Nutrition. CCE staff work with Cayuga County residents to assess important community issues and needs and to develop and implement appropriate strategies and programs to address those needs.

Cayuga County Soil & Water Conservation District logo

Cayuga County Soil and Water Conservation District – The local agency that many community members and government agencies “go to first” with their environmental related problems and concerns.

Other Resources:

Natural Resources Conservation Service

Study Finds Cover Crops Can Mitigate Climate Change

Calculator for How Many Nutrients are removed with Crops

Owasco Lake Watershed Inspection Program

NYS DEC Page about Owasco Watershed

Technical Series about Phosphorus 

Articles about Farming

Manure Management on Local Farms

Cayuga County Dairy Producers Provide New Milk Coolers

Heavy Agricultural Traffic in the Spring