Delicious local cherries are available at farmers' markets in the summer.

You'll find u-pick apples starting in August.

You'll find u-pick apples starting in August.

Strawberries are a summer u-pick crop!
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Strawberries are a summer u-pick crop!

Local Foods

Local food is an important part of our mission at CCE Clinton County. Our goal is to support local food systems from producers to consumers. This page aims to promote local food to everyone in our community. Hopefully everyone from the seasoned CSA subscriber to the occasional farmer’s market browser will find something useful. Please let us know what you think and what you would like to know more about!

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Farmers' Markets

Find a list of farmers' markets and farm stands here in our area, from our friends at Adirondack Harvest.

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Canning Fruits and Vegetables

If done properly, canning is a wonderful way to preserve foods! This resources provides everything you need to know about canning your food from equipment and preparation, to processing.

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Local Foods Videos

With Mountain Lake PBS, our staff made a series of short videos on local foods in the North Country. Watch them all here, on our website!

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Using EBT & Coupons

Did you know that Food Stamps can be used for payment at local farmers' markets? Learn more about using EBT and FMNP Coupons here.

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Contact

Jordy Kivett
EFNEP Nutrition Program Educator/Food Preservation
jbw47@cornell.edu
(518) 561-7450

Last updated November 8, 2016