Gardening is among our nation’s most popular pastimes, yielding fresh fruits and vegetables for the dinner table, a cleaner environment and aesthetically pleasing landscapes. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s gardening portal helps gardeners learn more about new plants, native plants and environmental stewardship. Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are instrumental in these efforts, sharing their knowledge of plant selection, cultural practices and pest management with fellow gardeners, school students and others.
In 4-H, young people “Learn by Doing.” As the 4-H pledge states, opportunities are designed to promote clearer thinking, greater loyalty, service to the community and healthy living. Currituck County 4-H has planned MORE »
As you are reading this, billions and billions of microbes are crawling squirming, and squiggling all over your body. But don’t worry- 95% of all microbes are harmless and more importantly, without these MORE »
Teen Leadership Conference Registration Now Open Currituck County 4-H will travel to Raleigh in July to attend North Carolina 4-H Congress. What is 4-H Congress? North Carolina 4-H Congress is an annual educational MORE »
The Currituck Master Gardeners are celebrating another successful Home, Flower and Garden Show. This year’s show was held on April 17th and 18th at NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center in Barco. The MORE »
On April 7, 2015 a new group of Master Gardeners graduated in Currituck County. The graduates participated in a series of classes designed to prepare individuals to serve as Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. MORE »
Don’t miss any of the upcoming events or latest information Currituck County Cooperative Extension has to offer. The twice monthly Extension email news contains all the latest information on Agriculture, 4-H and Youth MORE »
Monarch Butterflies The NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck Center is sponsoring an educational presentation on Butterfly Gardening. The program is scheduled for Thursday June 4th at 1pm at the Currituck Extension Center located at MORE »