Resolution J1984-2013

Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County

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  • May 21, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 21, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • May 17, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commemorating  the 100th Anniversary of Cornell
Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County

WHEREAS, It is the sense of  this  Legislative  Body  to  recognize  and
applaud  the  leaders  of  commerce and industry, as well as educational
institutions, whose accomplishments contribute to  the  economic  health
and  prosperity  of  the communities of the State of New York and to the
quality of life of its people; and
  WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its  long-
standing  traditions,  this  Legislative Body is justly proud to commem-
orate the 100th Anniversary of Cornell Cooperative Extension of  Wyoming
County; and
  WHEREAS, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County has enjoyed a
long  and  distinguished history of serving the people of Wyoming County
with educational and leadership opportunities since 1913; and
  WHEREAS, Cornell Cooperative Extension serves Wyoming County residents
through the 4-H Youth Development Program, 4-H Camp Wyomoco, Agriculture
Programs, the Wyoming County Dairy Institute, and  the  North  West  New
York Dairy Livestock and Field Crops Team; and
  WHEREAS, Cornell Cooperative Extension agriculture programs in Wyoming
County  provide  education  and  consulting  in  dairy, livestock, field
crops, fresh vegetable, tree and small fruits, maple production,  fores-
try, and consumer horticulture; and
  WHEREAS, The 4-H youth development program in Wyoming County is one of
the  largest  programs of its kind in New York State, providing hands on
learning for youth ages 5-19 in the areas of Animal Sciences, Ag  Educa-
tion,  Healthy Living, Science and Technology, Plant Science and Garden-
ing, Natural Resources, and Farm Safety; and
  WHEREAS, The success enjoyed by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyom-
ing County is in direct correlation to the efforts of a superbly skilled
volunteer and professional staff whose involvement is and has been char-
acterized by an impressive commitment, an unbridled enthusiasm,  and  an
uncompromising  standard of excellence in all endeavors on behalf of the
organization and the population it serves; and
  WHEREAS, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County serves all of
our residents, providing  educational  programming  on  relevant  issues
experienced by young and old, and from all walks of life; and
  WHEREAS, As Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County celebrates
its  100th  Anniversary, it stands in fulfillment of the proud legacy of
its namesake and is poised for success for  many  years  to  come;  now,
therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Cornell  Cooperative  Extension  of
Wyoming County; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County.

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