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Pastured ducklings. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Register Now for Small Flock Workshop February 5

North Carolina Cooperative Extension, in partnership with The Livestock Conservancy, the NCDA&CS, and the NCSU Prestage Department of Poultry Science, will conduct their Annual Area Small Flock Seminar on Thursday February 5 at the McSwain Extension Education MORE »

NCSU Fruit Tree Specialist Dr. Mike Parker (left) with grower Harold Howard

Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration February 21 popular

North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a fruit tree pruning demonstration on Saturday February 21 from 10:00 am – noon at Howard’s Farm a few miles west of Pittsboro on Hwy 64. Annual training and MORE »

Sheep at Bonlee Grown Farm

NC Sheep Producers Meeting January 17 popular

The North Carolina Sheep Producers’ Association will hold its annual educational and business meeting on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Guilford County Extension Office in Greensboro from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.    MORE »

Photo by Mark Megalos, North Carolina State University

CCP Meeting about Sustainable Forestry in Chatham County popular

The Chatham Conservation Partnership will hold its quarterly meeting on Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm at the Jordan Lake Educational State Forest in eastern Chatham County. The meeting will focus on Sustainable MORE »

NCSU Biofuel Survey for Farmers

From  Dr. Rod Rejesus, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics at North Carolina State University: Farmers: we are reaching out to you and asking that you participate in an on-line survey. The survey is part MORE »

Comment Now on FDA’s New Food Safety Rules

From the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association (CFSA): In September 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released several reproposed sections of food safety regulations originally proposed in January 2013: Standards for produce production (Produce Rule) MORE »

Growers: Please Complete Pest Management Survey

North Carolina Farmers and Growers: North Carolina Cooperative Extension would like to hear from you about your pest management needs (diseases, insects, weeds, nematodes, rodents, etc.). Spend 10 to 15 minutes filling out MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Organic Commodities and Livestock ConferenceThu Feb 12 - Thu Feb 12, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Rocky Mount, NC
— 2 weeks away
Fruit Tree Pruning DemonstrationSat Feb 21, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 4 weeks away
22nd Annual Organic Growers' SchoolSat Mar 7 - Sun Mar 8, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheville, NC
— 1 month away
20th Annual Piedmont Farm TourSat Apr 25, 2015 @ 1:00 PM -
Sun Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:00 PM— 3 months away
30th Annual Sustainable Agriculture ConferenceFri Nov 6 - Sun Nov 8, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Durham, NC
— 9 months away
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