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Lambing and Kidding Workshop
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Lambing and Kidding Workshop

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The workshop is designed for new and experienced farmers, and for youth and adults. Cornell Small Ruminant Extension Specialist, Tatiana Stanton, will start out covering the basics of lambing and kidding. She’ll discuss birthing supplies, stages of lambing / kidding, basic care of dam and offs...

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Youth Tractor Safety Certification
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Youth Tractor Safety Certification

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Ontario County 4-H sponsors an 8 week Tractor Safety Certification course each winter. It is held at the Cooperative Extension Office, 480 North Main Street, Canandaigua, NY with additional visits to area machinery and equipment dealers. Workshop meets from 7-9 pm on Thursday evenings, Jan...

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Backyard Poultry Workshop
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Backyard Poultry Workshop

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Would you like to be collecting farm fresh eggs from your own flock of chickens or perhaps you would like to sit down to a dinner of roast turkey that you raised yourself. Raising poultry in the backyard can be a rewarding and family fun activity while at the same time providing greater food ...

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What is My Job? Effective Hiring, Training, and Evaluating Employees
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What is My Job? Effective Hiring, Training, and Evaluating Employees

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Everyone wants to have employees who know what needs to be done without being told, but getting your employees to this point is the hard part. We will help you develop a process to move your employees to this point more quickly. You will develop clear job descriptions, learn techniques in hiring,...

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2018 Public Presentations
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2018 Public Presentations

Saturday, February 3, 2018

It is time again to think about the popular 4-H event – 4-H Public Presentations. We encourage 4-H members of all ages to participate in this yearly event of public speaking. 4-H members who have participated in the presentation program give credit for the program helping them to develop confiden...

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Pesticide Training & Recertification
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Pesticide Training & Recertification

Monday, February 5, 2018

A series of pesticide training and recertification classes will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification license and who meets the D.E.C. (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience/education requirements or current applic...

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Keeping Good Staff when Money is Tight & Managing Conflict in the Workplace
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Keeping Good Staff when Money is Tight & Managing Conflict in the Workplace

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Although everyone likes to be paid, money is not the only, or even most important, motivator for staff retention and performance. This workshop will cover research on rewards and incentives in the workplace to learn tools to attract and retain staff and reduce staff turn-over. Workplace conflict ...

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2018 Public Presentations
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2018 Public Presentations

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

It is time again to think about the popular 4-H event – 4-H Public Presentations. We encourage 4-H members of all ages to participate in this yearly event of public speaking. 4-H members who have participated in the presentation program give credit for the program helping them to develop confiden...

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2018 Public Presentations
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2018 Public Presentations

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

It is time again to think about the popular 4-H event – 4-H Public Presentations. We encourage 4-H members of all ages to participate in this yearly event of public speaking. 4-H members who have participated in the presentation program give credit for the program helping them to develop confiden...

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Pesticide Training & Recertification
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Pesticide Training & Recertification

Monday, February 12, 2018

A series of pesticide training and recertification classes will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification license and who meets the D.E.C. (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience/education requirements or current applic...

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2018 Public Presentations
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2018 Public Presentations

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

It is time again to think about the popular 4-H event – 4-H Public Presentations. We encourage 4-H members of all ages to participate in this yearly event of public speaking. 4-H members who have participated in the presentation program give credit for the program helping them to develop confiden...

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Spring Garden Symposium
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Spring Garden Symposium

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Please join us for our 23rd Annual Spring Garden Symposium, organized by a committee of Master Gardener Volunteers. This year's schedule includes a presentation on "Fantastic Plants for Upstate NY Landscapes, From Groundcover on UP" by Brian Eshenaur, Sr. Extension Associate; "Hydrangeas in t...

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Pesticide Training & Recertification
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Pesticide Training & Recertification

Monday, February 19, 2018

A series of pesticide training and recertification classes will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification license and who meets the D.E.C. (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience/education requirements or current applic...

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Pesticide Training & Recertification
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Pesticide Training & Recertification

Monday, February 26, 2018

A series of pesticide training and recertification classes will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification license and who meets the D.E.C. (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience/education requirements or current applic...

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Pesticide Training & Recertification
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Pesticide Training & Recertification

Monday, March 5, 2018

A series of pesticide training and recertification classes will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification license and who meets the D.E.C. (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience/education requirements or current applic...

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Compliance and Safety Workshop: Are You Managing Your Risks as an Employer?
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Compliance and Safety Workshop: Are You Managing Your Risks as an Employer?

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

This is the workshop that covers the nuts and bolts of risk management as an employer. This workshop will give you resources to help you comply with labor laws and regulations as well as mandated and recommended worker safety training. Representatives from the New York State Department of Labor A...

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Meat & Greet Farmer and Chef Fair
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Meat & Greet Farmer and Chef Fair

Saturday, March 17, 2018

The Meat & Greet Farmer and Chef Fair is your chance to connect with local livestock farms to find a farm that fits your buying needs whether you're a family, individual, restaurant, or food buyer. All kinds of Finger Lakes livestock farms with all kinds of species and cuts will be present and ea...

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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House
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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Camp will be holding an open house for families to tour the camp. The event is free, open to the public, and does not require pre-registration. Staff will be on hand to lead camp tours at 1:00 and 2:00, offer fun craft projects, play games, and make s'mores. Camp registration forms will al...

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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House
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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Camp will be holding an open house for families to tour the camp. The event is free, open to the public, and does not require pre-registration. Staff will be on hand to lead camp tours at 1:00 and 2:00, offer fun craft projects, play games, and make s'mores. Camp registration forms will al...

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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House
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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Open House

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Camp will be holding an open house for families to tour the camp. The event is free, open to the public, and does not require pre-registration. Staff will be on hand to lead camp tours at 1:00 and 2:00, offer fun craft projects, play games, and make s'mores. Camp registration forms will al...

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