Cooperative Extension Service
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.
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We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Forsyth County
4H Talent Show!
Join Forsyth Community Gardening for this workshop on Thursday, May 19 from 6-8 pm at the West Salem Community Garden. You’ll learn and share tips on engaging garden members, organizing your group, and cultivating shared work and play to keep your garden well-tended, productive, and fun. For more information and to register, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/FCG-SGS" or call 336-703-2850.
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center is having a FREE Open House on Sunday, May 15th from 2-5 PM.
The Spring 2016 Livestock Newsletter is available. Learn about fly control, Value-Added Feeder Calf Sales, planting summer annuals and more.
Join us for a "Pastured Porkshop" on Wednesday, May 25 from 9 AM until 5:30 PM at the Forsyth County Agricultural Building. Cost is $35. Space is limited and registration is first-come.
There will be a small flock poultry workshop at the Forsyth Extension Center on Wednesday, May 11th from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM. Lunch is included. Space is limited and registration is required before May 2nd.
The Extension Master Gardener Volunteers have created a new series of gardening programs to help you meet your gardening needs.
NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp will be June 12-17, 2016 at Millstone 4-H Center in Ellerbe, NC for youth ages 9-19. Youth must bring their horse with them to camp. You do NOT have to be currently enrolled in 4-H to attend.