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.
Twenty-seven members of the Currituck Run came to the starting line on March 29th, 2014 to participate in the 1st Currituck Run Club Membership 5k. Runners and walkers alike completed the course around MORE »
The 2014 Northeast District Extension and Community Association (ECA) District Day was hosted by Hyde County ECA. On Thursday, March 29th eight members of the Currituck ECA and the Currituck County ECA Liaison MORE »
Looking for a way to start a new healthy habit? Currituck and Camden County Centers of North Carolina Cooperative Extension are holding a 12-week challenge called the “1/2 Gallon Challenge”. The USDA recommends MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be conducting a program on raising a Backyard Chicken Flock on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the Powells Point Senior Center in Powells MORE »
In the 1930’s Cooperative Extension work in Currituck County really began to be embraced by the residents and political leaders alike. More office space was designated for Extension and commissioners funded the purchase MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a vegetable gardening class at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 beginning at 6:30 p.m. This MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be conducting a program on raising a Backyard Chicken Flock on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco beginning MORE »