Currituck County Center will close early today, 02/12/2016, at 3:00pm due to inclement weather.
NC Cooperative Extension
Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf
Commercial horticulture — fruit, vegetable and landscape plant production — represents a fast-growing segment of North Carolina’s economy. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers implement research-based production practices, investigate high-value alternative crops, develop sound business plans and explore new marketing options to ensure continued farm profitability, environmental stewardship and quality of life.
Homeowners, gardeners, and agriculture producers looking to dispose of out-dated or unwanted pesticides, as well as protect the environment are invited to the Pesticide Disposal Collection Day. On Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from MORE »
We have several upcoming opportunities for private pesticide applicators to earn continuing education credits. The following training classes have been approved by NCDA&CS for two (2) hours of “V” credits for private applicators MORE »
Upcoming Events Joint Commodity Conference, January 13-15, 2016, Sheraton Imperial, Durham Annual Soybean Festival, Tuesday,January 26, 2016 at the Kermit White Center on the campus of Elizabeth City State University: 4:00 PM – MORE »
The holidays mean business. People are stretched thin, trying to manage it all while still being a source of holiday cheer. When holiday stress comes around, holiday weight gain is often not far MORE »
NC Cooperative Extension in Currituck County is conducting a survey to determine issues and needs in our community related to the areas of agriculture, youth development, and foods and nutrition. Your responses to MORE »
Currituck County Cooperative Extension welcomed Sarah Watts as the newest member of their staff on November 2, 2015. Sarah will be serving as the Agriculture Technician for Currituck County. She will oversee the 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 Monday, November 9, 2015 beginning at 8:30 MORE »
North Carolina is making preparations to combat a possible avian influenza outbreak. As part of this initiative, officials at the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services are requesting that all poultry MORE »