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.
Join NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center for a quick cooking demonstration using produce grown in Currituck County! The demonstration will be held at the Extension Office, 120 Community Way in Barco on MORE »
Backyard rain gardens are a fun and inexpensive way to improve water quality and enhance the beauty of your yard. Rain gardens capture storm water runoff from rooftops and driveways, giving it a MORE »
The 2015 Northeast Ag Expo Field Day will be held on Thursday, July 30 beginning at 7:00 am with registration followed by field tours and lunch. The event is sponsored annually by the North Carolina Cooperative MORE »
Rescheduled due to weather New date of meeting: Thursday, March 5, 2015 RSVP by March 2nd Crop Production at the Next Level: Water Management Purpose of Program: To provide growers information on various MORE »
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association Herter-O’Neal Scholarship News Release Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 15, MORE »
They weren’t spreading rumors, but they were sharing some of the outstanding accomplishments of Cooperative Extension in Currituck at the annual Report to the People held on February 18th. A room full of MORE »
Spring is almost here and it is time to get into shape! NC Cooperative Extension is introducing the Get Fit Currituck program which allows parents, teachers, and community members to be active and MORE »