Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County providing programs online
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 5:27 pm

CANTON — Although their office doors are closed, and Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of St. Lawrence County staff members are working remotely amid COVID-19 concerns, the organization is continuing to provide programs online.

CCE is offering a number of innovative, services via their website at to continue to support farmers, the food system and the health of the children and families it serves, said a press release from the organization.

Extension is offering a trio of online classes for agricultural entrepreneurs to strengthen their online presence.

Online sessions include:

• Social Media for Farmers and Food Businesses on Friday, April 3, 10 a.m.-noon;

• E-Commerce: Selling Online 101, on Friday, April 10, 10 a.m.-noon; and,

• Getting Seen Online: 10 Tips for Your Business on Friday, May 1, 10 a.m.-noon. Registration for these sessions are available by visiting the Extension Events page at

“We are proud of the work we do and will strive to remain active and relevant during this time of social distancing and working remotely. Extension staff are meeting the challenge head-on and developing materials and outreach that will be available on our website and a variety of social media platforms. Stay tuned for new updates and service offerings,” said Patrick Ames, CCE Extension Director.

For more information, visit CCEs website at or the

Facebook page @CCEofSLC.

For general questions [email protected] or call 315-379-9192; for gardening questions email [email protected].