Who to Contact

FOR MORE INFORMATION (NIAGARA COUNTY STAFF)

John A. Farfaglia, Extension Educator

Phone: 716-433-8839 x226
E-mail: jaf21@cornell.edu

Karen M. Krysa, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 716-433-8839 x221
E-mail: kmk27@cornell.edu

Cornell Cooperative Extension – Niagara County (CCE)
4487 Lake Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094
716-433-8839

CCE Agriculture Staff Available in Niagara County

Area (multi-county) Agricultural Specialists

Lake Ontario Fruit Program team
(for details on team responsibilities and contact information, go to: http://lof.cce.cornell.edu/ )
Tessa Grasswitz, integrated pest management (IPM)
Mario Mirando Sazo, cultural practices
Craig Kahlke, fruit quality management
Matthew Wells, production economics & business management

Lake Erie Regional Grape Program team
(for details on team responsibilities and contact information, go to: http://lergp.cce.cornell.edu/ )
Terry Bates, Director, Cornell Lake Erie Research & Extension
Timothy H. Weigle, Team Leader, integrated pest managment specialist (IPM)
Kevin Martin, business management
Luke Haggerty, viticulture

Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops Program team
(for details on team responsibilities and contact information, go to: www.nwnyteam.org )
Dr. Michael Stanyard, Team Leader, field crops, entomology
Dr. Jerry Bertoldo, dairy
John Hanchar, farm business management
Libby Eiholzer, dairy
Nancy Glazier, small farms, beef, sheep & swine
Joan Sinclair Petzen, farm business managemen

Cornell Vegetable Program
(for details on team responsibilities and contact information, go to: http://cvp.cce.cornell.edu )
Dr. Julie R. K. Kikkert, Team Leader, extension vegetable specialist
Robert Hadad, fresh market vegetables
Christy Hoepting, muckland vegetables
Judson Reid, small scale vegetable production & Farm development, agronomy, livestock production, marketing, insurance, regulations, taxes, pesticide certification, and general education
Darcy Telenko, plant diseases

COMMON AGENCY ABBREVIATIONS
CCE: Cornell Cooperative Extension
SWCD: Niagara County Soil and Water Conservation District
FSA: Farm Service Agency
NRCS: Natural Resources Conservation Service
DEC: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
USDA: United States Department of Agriculture

Last updated January 10, 2017