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Cornell team fights invasive pest, supports NY berry industry

Aug 8, 2019

Cornell has the only comprehensive berry team in the Northeast, combining expertise in horticulture, entomology, plant pathology, agricultural economics, berry breeding and management for the benefit of New York state's $20 million berry industry. 

Schumer announces funding for hemp seed bank at Cornell

Aug 5, 2019

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., on Aug. 2 announced $500,000 in funding for the USDA establish the first industrial hemp seed bank in the U.S., co-located at Cornell AgriTech, which will be used to breed and study new hemp cultivars. 

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Sep 21
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11:00 am

Fun on the Farm

Fun on the Farm is a free event held every other year to educate the public on agriculture. The event is hosted by an operating dairy farm and includes a wagon tour of the farm, games, educational...
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J Minns Farms
Sep 23
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3:30 pm

Jugatae Entomology Seminar

Dr. Quinn McFrederick, UC Riverside, "Leveraging symbionts to protect pollinator populations"
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Sep 30
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3:30 pm

Jugatae Entomology Seminar

Integration of farmer and scientist perspectives to improve pest management
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Oct 7
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3:30 pm

Jugatae Entomology Seminar

Insect declines in the Anthropocene
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