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.
The Currituck County Rural Center will host a fall equine vaccine clinic September 13 from 10am to 2pm. To register please call Tom Harrell 252-232-2262 email@example.com or on-line at: go.ncsu.edu/fallvaccineclinic We need 10 horses registered MORE »
The Currituck County Board of Commissioners adopted a proclamation Monday night recognizing the Centennial of North Carolina Cooperative Extension. County Extension Director, Cameron Lowe was on hand to acknowledge the gesture during the MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be hosting a Currituck small farms tour on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 beginning at the Currituck Extension Center at 4:00 pm and ending MORE »
Watering plants during the summer can be an overwhelming task. Containers dry out quickly and leaving plants unattended during a vacation can be a disaster. On July 28, 2014 at 6:00pm NC Cooperative MORE »
Currituck County is currently recruiting youth ages 8-12 to attend the Eastern 4-H Educational Center in Columbia, NC during the week of Sunday July 27 through August 1, 2014. Some of the activities MORE »
The temperature is heating up, the rain is holding off and people are starting to come out of their winter hibernation! This means the amount of people occupying the sidewalks, tracks and roadways MORE »
Dr. Tiffany Omler of Coastal Equine Veterinary Service will be at the Currituck County Center of NC Cooperative Extension 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917 on June 16, 2014at 6:00pm To register for MORE »