Through the North Carolina Specialty Crops Program, a collaboration of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Marketing Division of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, North Carolina Cooperative Extension is teaching growers how to produce and sell crops ranging from exotic purple potatoes to lettuce, specialty melons and medicinal herbs. Growers who produce these high-value crops are able to diversify and develop new income sources.
The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society in conjunction with the Currituck County Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners invite the public to attend the NENC Daffodil Society’s Spring Meeting and Artistic Daffodil Design Class on MORE »
The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service and volunteers would like to invite you the 2016 Northeast North Carolina Craft Workshop; May 10th and 11th at the Vernon G. James Research and Extension Center MORE »
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 »
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 »
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 »