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. Fall Plant Sale!

    Fall Plant Sale!

    Ready for some fall gardening? Then come to the annual Fall Plant Sale at the Cooperative Extension office for some great plants and great deals on plants and used garden accessories.

  2. Here's the Beef...

    Here's the Beef...

    Meet the "new" livestock agent, learn about Southern Forages, Amazing Grazing, the Avian Influenza, Dixie Classic Fair and more.

  3. Avian Influenza Key Points

    Avian Influenza Key Points

    The risk for the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in North Carolina is great. Read about the signs, symptoms and prevention tips here.

  4. Forsyth 4-H is Electric

    Forsyth 4-H is Electric

    Forsyth County 4-H'er Wins Awards at State 4-H Electric Congress

  5. Poultry Owners Need to Register Flocks

    Poultry Owners Need to Register Flocks

    All poultry owners (regardless of the number of birds) need to register their flocks.

  6. 4-H'ers Win State Awards

    4-H'ers Win State Awards

    Forsyth County 4-H'ers were honored at the 2015 NC 4-H Congress.