North Carolina Cooperative Extension centers — located in all 100 counties and serving the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians — are community resources, serving as the front door to the vast knowledge base of N.C. State and N.C. A&T State universities. Cooperative Extension helps build quality communities by training adult and youth volunteers to become community leaders, providing educational programs to stimulate community economic development, working in partnership with other agencies to help citizens prepare for and recover from disasters — and more.
2015 National Bee Day–Bee Friendly To Bees Extension Master Gardeners in Guilford County are partnering with Guilford County Bee Keepers and 4-H Clubs to celebrate bees. Why? Bees pollinate our gardens!! Scavenger MORE »
Direct from the kitchens of the Alamance County Master Gardener Volunteers, The Garden Plate, a collection of 250 recipes that run the gamut from the simple to the simply sublime. Illustrated with photographs of Arbor MORE »
Alamance County 4-H Summer SHINE is a fun and educational program sponsored by Alamance County 4-H through the NC Cooperative Extension Service. Most of the activities will be held at the Alamance County MORE »
The Alamance County Voluntary Farmland Preservation Program Purpose: To promote agricultural values and general welfare of the county by increasing identity and pride in the agricultural community and its way of life; encourage 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 »