Giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) is a Federally listed noxious weed. Its sap, in combination with moisture and sunlight, can cause severe skin and eye irritation, painful blistering, permanent scarring and blindness. If found the location needs to be reported. Read More —
Most algae are harmless and are an important part of the food web. However some species of algae can produce toxins that can be harmful to people and animals. Blooms of algae species that produce – or have the potential to produce – toxins are referred to as harmful algal blooms (HABs).Read More
Congratulations to the 2016 winning team from Red Creek H.S. “Rams”Mr. Joseph Bonanno .Joshua Fillingham, Katie Smith, Matthew Ubbink, Tyler Duvall, Gracie Wright and Sklyer Eggelston
The Envirothon is a series of interactive competitions where schools compete with each other in soil, aquatics, forestry, wildlife and the current environmental issue. more …
Youth Ages 12-15 to Participate in this Event Celebrating Conservation Through Sportsman Activities
Example – if a farm orders a $100 worth of soil samples… more ...
New York State Farm Service Agency 441 South Salina St., Suite 536 Syracuse, NY 13202 315-477-6300 www.fsa.usda.gov/ny Contact: Lynnette Wright 315-477-6309 Lynnette.Wright@ny.usda.gov The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) in New York State reminds farmers of federal farm program benefits that may be available to help eligible producers recover from … [Click to Read More...]