Rutgers Cooperative Extension

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cape May County is part of a nationwide network that brings science-based research from land-grant universities to local people.

Educational Programs & Services

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Agricultural & Resource Management

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Family & Community Health Sciences

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New Jersey 4-H Youth Development

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Agriculture Experiment & Environmental & Biological Sciences
Rutgers Cooperative Extension is an integral part of the New Jersey Agriculture Experiment Station, and the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. We provide practical educational programs for all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation or marital or family status. The program is jointly funded by the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New Jersey, and the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Our mission is to help the residents of Cape May County to improve their lives and to adapt to a rapidly changing society.
  1. Learn About Growing Pick Your Own Blueberries at the Ultra-Niche Crops Series Class

    This workshop, the tenth and final class in the Ultra-Niche educational series for farmers seeking new crop opportunities, will be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018 Read on...
  2. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group Wednesday, February 21, 2018

    Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group will meet on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cape May County, 355 Courthouse-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House, New Jersey. Read on...
  3. Rutgers Hosts Coffee Fridays for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cape May County Family and Community Health Sciences (FCHS) Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group hosts Coffee Fridays for participants to share their concerns and questions in a casual setting. Read on...
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