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.
CURRITUCK COUNTY NICKELS FOR KNOW-HOW REFERENDUM The Currituck County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Tommy R. Grandy, Agriculture Extension Agent and County Referendum Chairman said three MORE »
Sanctuary Vineyards claims NC Wine Grower of Excellence Award at 2015 North Carolina Winegrowers Association Annual Conference By Christine McMaster Jarvisburg, NC Sanctuary Vineyards was presented with the 2015 Wine Grower of Excellence MORE »
The Extension Master Gardeners of Currituck and Dare Counties will be conducting a Home Gardening Workshop providing information to people interested in or already participating in home gardening, weekend gardening, or community gardening. MORE »
The holidays mean business. People are stretched thin, trying to manage it all while still being a source of holiday cheer. When holiday stress comes around, holiday weight gain is often not far 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 »