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.
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 »
2016 Currituck Home, Flower, and Garden Show The Currituck County Extension Master Gardeners are hosting the 2016 Currituck County Home, Flower, and Garden Show on Friday, April 15 from 12 pm to 4 MORE »
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 »
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 »