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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Looking for fun activities to keep your young people engaged over the summer? Sign-up for 4-H Summer Adventures.
Multiple Forsyth County 4-H'ers won awards in the 2015 4-H Project and Portfolio competition.
The NEST 4-H Club recently competed in both the State 4-H Horticulture Judging and the State 4-H Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Program competitions.
Strawberry season will soon be in full swing and anyone who likes fresh, local fruit needs to get out on farm to pick berries or pick them up at the farm stand. Local berries are sweeter and much more flavorful than berries that have been shipped in from other states. There is really no comparison. You simply can’t beat the taste of a berry grown on a nearby farm.