Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a subscription to locally grown produce that is distributed to members throughout the harvesting season. CSA members enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables, while supporting their local farmer. Subscribers typically receive a box with 10-20 pounds of locally grown fruit and vegetables from the farmer on a weekly or bi-weekly basis.
N.C. Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are offering lunch and learn lectures about gardening this spring.
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 15 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by Hurricane Michael or Hurricane Florence may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) emergency loans. These natural disaster area designations allow FSA to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters. Emergency loans can be used to meet various recovery needs including th
NC State University's College of Natural Resources is hosting an Environmental Career Day on March 23, 2019.
Want your 8-14 year old to experience the best week of their life? Send them to 4-H Camp at one of our three 4-H camping centers. Overnight camps run from June 9 until August 9 and are Sunday through Friday.
Farmers, foresters and local leaders with the input of citizens worked over the past year to develop a strategy for protecting and enhancing farms and forest in Forsyth County.