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.
Alamance County Cattlemen’s Annual Field Day Location: ACCA Building, 7351 Beale Rd. Snow Camp, NC 27349 Join us on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 for a great day of learning and networking with fellow 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 »
The Area Pastured Poultry Workshop is back by popular demand! This year, the workshop will be held on April 28th at Cooper-Lasley Farm in Mebane, NC. Workshop topics will focus on raising broilers, pasture rotation, 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 May 5-6, 2015. Please call (336) 570-6740 to MORE »
Looking for farmers markets in the Alamance County area? Click these links for the updated 2015 listing of farmers markets: Alamance County Area Farmers Markets (.pdf file) Alamance County Area Farmers Markets (online 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 »