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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Want to increase your sales at your Farmers Market? Want to increase access to fresh produce? Learn more at this January workshop to be held at Cooperative Extension on January 8, 2015 from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm.
Forsyth County 4-H partnered up with a local middle school for the embryology project.
The North Carolina 4-H Livestock Skillathon team competed in the National 4-H competition on Monday, November 17th.
NC AgVentures is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity offered by the NC Cooperative Extension Service and funded through the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission. NC AgVentures will award 20 grants to agriculturally dependent farm families in ten counties including Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Rockingham and Yadkin County.
The Southern Piedmont Farm School is being held as the result of a successful year of Piedmont Farm School which recently graduated 20 participants including Chip and Kathryn Webb.
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.