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Pomological Society Twighlight Meeting- on Tuesday, May 21st in Massachusetts. Make plans to attend the meeting today.. more
State Sees High Level of Beach Erosion After Storms- The Connecticut shoreline is eroding at rates not seen in our lifetime, and the devastation was sped up by powerful storms... more
Do "We" Believe In Climate Change?-
Over the last year and a half here in Connecticut, we have certainly seen our fair share of extreme weather events - Irene, the Halloween nor'easter of 2011.... more
4-H Education Center at Auerfarm
The 124-acre 4-H Education Center at Auerfarm is located in the northwest section of Bloomfield.. more You can view the gardens and the work of the 4-H program, Master Gardeners and volunteers in this video.