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.
Twenty-seven members of the Currituck Run came to the starting line on March 29th, 2014 to participate in the 1st Currituck Run Club Membership 5k. Runners and walkers alike completed the course around MORE »
The 2014 Northeast District Extension and Community Association (ECA) District Day was hosted by Hyde County ECA. On Thursday, March 29th eight members of the Currituck ECA and the Currituck County ECA Liaison MORE »
Looking for a way to start a new healthy habit? Currituck and Camden County Centers of North Carolina Cooperative Extension are holding a 12-week challenge called the “1/2 Gallon Challenge”. The USDA recommends MORE »
The Currituck Master Gardener Volunteers recently made a $500 donation to the Pilmoor Memorial United Methodist Church Food Pantry and a $500 donation to the Lower Currituck Food Pantry. In 2013 the Pilmoor MORE »
In the 1930’s Cooperative Extension work in Currituck County really began to be embraced by the residents and political leaders alike. More office space was designated for Extension and commissioners funded the purchase MORE »
The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a vegetable gardening class at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 beginning at 6:30 p.m. This MORE »