CANTON Kitty ONeil has begun work as a regional field crops and soils specialist with Cornell Cooperative Extension, serving farmers in St. Lawrence, Franklin, Clinton and Essex counties.
Ms. ONeil grew up on a dairy farm in Cayuga County. She has an animal science degree from Cornell University and a masters degree in forages and dairy nutrition from Michigan State University.
She recently earned a doctorate in Michigan after years of research on potato growing.
She can be reached at Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County, 379-9192.