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.
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
While North Carolina Cooperative Extension has been celebrating its official centennial with its national peers throughout 2014, the state agency’s roots go deeper than that. Its first county Extension agent was hired 107 MORE »– from NC Cooperative Extension Centennial
On the beautiful morning of October 18th runners and walkers came together to support the local toys for tots charity. The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension and the Currituck Run MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a pesticide continuing education class at the Currituck County Extension Center, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 MORE »
It was windy and rainy all around, except for the literal “Spot” in Southern Currituck County. Over 1000 visitors braved the threat of bad weather to attend the Currituck Heritage Festival and celebrate MORE »
Currituck Cooperative Extension in conjunction with Currituck County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #89 would like to invite you to participate in the 22nd Annual Christmas Parade at the Currituck County Center of MORE »