As the world population grows, so does the need for abundant, affordable and safe food. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s educational programs provide farmers and agribusinesses with the research-based knowledge they need to produce high-quality crops and livestock in economically and environmentally sustainable ways. That’s important for North Carolina because agriculture and agribusiness account for about 17 percent of our state’s jobs and income.
Youth Market Turkey Show Interest Meeting Wednesday, February 18, 2015 6:00 pm All youth interested in participating in the 2015 4-H Youth Market Turkey Show at the North Carolina State Fair! This is MORE »
There are two very exciting equine-related educational events coming up: VA-NC Horse Festival and the Extension Horse Management Short Course Series. Extension Horse Management Short Courses Guilford County Agricultural Center- 3309 Burlington Rd. MORE »
There are two forage-related educational events coming up: NC Forage and Grassland Council Winter Conference Series and The Graziers’ Record Keeping Workshop. The Graziers’ Record Keeping Workshop “You can’t manage what you can’t MORE »
February 11-12, 2015- The Cooperative Extension Program at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will be hosting a pasture pork conference in Greensboro, NC. There will be sessions for beginner and advanced participants to MORE »
Alamance County Cooperative Extension and the Alamance County Health Department: Environmental Health Section are offering a ServSafe class at the Alamance County Cooperative Extension on March 16-17, 2015. Please call (336) 570-6740 to MORE »
Are you looking for your soil sample results? Click soil sample box or click link below: http://www.ncagr.gov/agronomi/pals The Alamance County Cooperative Extension Service offers soil testing through the NC Department of Agriculture. Simply MORE »