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.
Albemarle Regional Health Services (ARHS) and their community partners, including North Carolina Cooperative Extension, are preparing for the 2016 Community Health Assessment. The Community Health Assessment provides valuable information to identify the health MORE »
North Carolina Cooperative Extension would like to congratulate Kerie O’Toole as the 2014 Currituck Master Gardener Volunteer of the Year. Kerie has only been a Master Gardener for two years. In the short MORE »
2014 Rock-N-Roll Holiday Christmas Parade Jolly Old St Nick arrived the evening of Friday, Dec. 5th at the 22nd Annual Currituck Christmas Parade and 62nd Annual Tree Lighting sponsored by the Currituck County MORE »
The Currituck County Center of NC Cooperative Extension recently received the “Outstanding County Performance” award. The award was presented at the annual state meeting of Epsilon Sigma Phi, Xi Chapter held in Smithfield, MORE »
Currituck County Run Club invites everyone to run, walk, or jog the 2015 Currituck Run Club Membership 5K at 10 am on Saturday, January 31st at the Currituck County Extension Office! Registration information MORE »
Are you looking for a way to stick to your New Year’s Resolution this year? The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be offering a 15 week weight management program MORE »
Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy, director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, spoke on Nov. 20 at North Carolina State University on the future of agriculture and meeting the MORE »– from NC Cooperative Extension Centennial