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.
The Currituck County Board of Commissioners adopted a proclamation Monday night recognizing the Centennial of North Carolina Cooperative Extension. County Extension Director, Cameron Lowe was on hand to acknowledge the gesture during the MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be hosting a Currituck small farms tour on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 beginning at the Currituck Extension Center at 4:00 pm and ending MORE »
Watering plants during the summer can be an overwhelming task. Containers dry out quickly and leaving plants unattended during a vacation can be a disaster. On July 28, 2014 at 6:00pm NC Cooperative MORE »
The temperature is heating up, the rain is holding off and people are starting to come out of their winter hibernation! This means the amount of people occupying the sidewalks, tracks and roadways MORE »