Agriculture

4-H Meat Auction Raises Over $85,000

July 27, 2020 News Staff 0

DUNKIRK – This month, the 56th Annual 4-H meat sale raised over $85,000 to help youth in Chautauqua County. Officials with the Cornell Cooperative Extension say the auction was held online this year after the

Agriculture

Corn Crop Could Be Hurt By Leaf Blight

July 26, 2020 News Staff 0

SOUTHERN TIER — As much as one-half of the local corn crop could be lost if northern corn leaf blight hits this year like it did last year, according to Cornell Cooperative Extension.  In 2019,

Agriculture

New Pesticide Virtual Course Offered

July 5, 2020 Rory Pollaro 0

SOUTHERN TIER — Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Southwest New York Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Program (SWNYDLFC) is offering a virtual training opportunity for agricultural producers to learn safely using pesticides on farms. The CORE Pesticide