Cooperative Extension Service

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Cooperative Extension is the outreach arm of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at N.C. State University and the School of Agriculture at N.C. A&T State University. We are also a department of Forsyth County Government. We are county agents, professors, scientists and volunteers working together to improve the quality of life in Forsyth County and in North Carolina. Learn more about us.

Cooperative Extension Service News

  1.  Community Garden Mentor Training

    Community Garden Mentor Training

    Do you care about your community? Do you enjoy gardening? Do you want to make a difference? Be a leader in your community! Attend this two-day training and become a Community Garden Mentor.

  2. Forsyth County 4-H Celebrates Science with Rockets to the Rescue

    Forsyth County 4-H Celebrates Science with Rockets to the Rescue

    In celebration of 4-H National Youth Science Day students from Kennedy, Hanes, Wiley, Paisley and Brunson become Aerospace Engineers for the day.

  3. Are You a High School Junior Interested in Agriculture?

    Are You a High School Junior Interested in Agriculture?

    North Carolina Farm Bureau annually offers the Institutes for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL) at NC State University and NC A&T State University. The program will be offered June 21-26, 2015 but applications are due March 31st. There is not a tuition or registration fee.

  4. Monthly Adult Education Seminars to be held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park

    Monthly Adult Education Seminars to be held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park

    Seminars about gardening and landscaping are held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park and are hosted by Forsyth County Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. Come join us and learn something new for 2014!