This invasive pest alters the structure and chemistry of the soil, and can damage lawns, landscapes and even the forest understory habitat. Learn to identify them here.
4-H Camp Beechwood provides a safe, fun experience in an outdoor setting that allows youth the opportunity for physical and emotional growth. Registration opens May 1.
NEWS April 25, 2022: We have 2 positions open now, please see our jobs site below for more info!
Inside CCE - is one page of information and resources that is published each month in the Times of Wayne County. This month's added bonus is a link to the Cornell Vegetable Team's newsletter on how to prevent/control salts in vegetable potting soil. Please see the complete article here.
CCE Wayne is open for business! Staff are in the office every day from 8:30am - 4:30pm and are also available by phone. Master Gardener Volunteers are here on Tues and Fri morning from 9am - noon. Although our front doors are locked for your safety and the safety of staff and volunteers, please call the office number, as posted on the door, and we will be happy to help you. All guest entering the building must wear masks.
Please make sure to also check out our social media pages and don't forget the direct emails that you will get if you are on our email lists! If you would like to get on our email or mail list, please follow the link in the above right hand corner "contact us".
Our phone line is open! Please reach out to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wayne County with questions and needs during the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic. 315-331-8415. Please let us know how we can help you, your family and your business.
There much information in the news about Avian Influenza (APRIL 2022) . PLEASE NOTE: There is misinformation in the news/social media about taking down bird feeders. This is not needed, UNLESS you have poultry at your location/yard/farm, etc. More information can be found below:
Thank you for participating in our programs! If you would like to donate to our
"Friends of Extension" campaign, use this easy donation link.
The invasive spotted lanternfly has been found in counties across NY State. Learn how to identify and control it here.
MyPlate is the new USDA food guide tool to help people make wise food choices within food and calorie limits. Use their SuperTracker free online tool to track your food and activities.
We currently have 2 professional positions available. One in Youth Development and the other in Nutrition and Local Foods. Please see our "jobs" site.
If you live in Wayne County, NY, call our gardening hotline from April to October with your questions for our trained Master Gardener Volunteers. We're here to help!
Last updated May 13, 2022