N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center, is now accepting applications for the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer program. Applications are due on July 2.
Have you ever wanted to see goats, rabbits, cows, pigs, chickens and sheep up-close? Wonder what it is like to grow veggies in the city? How about seeing where ginger or mushrooms are grown? Would you like to go on a hay ride or taste fresh goat cheese? On Sunday, June 25 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., you’ll have the opportunity to do these things and get to know your farmer at the Fourth Annual Northern Triad Farm Tour.
Four of the state winners in the 2018 NC Junior Beef Round-up Photography Contest are members of Forsyth County 4-H. Check out their awesome photos! One 4-H'er earned a college scholarship!
Forsyth 4-H'ers set goals, kept records of their work to attain those goals, and submitted it for district and state competition. They earned 19 Gold, 12 Silver and 6 Bronze medals!
N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center, and Extension Master GardenerSM Volunteers invite you to attend the 2018 Summer Adult Education Classes at the Arboretum and Gardens at Tanglewood Park.
The lovely summer tomato, what could be better sliced thickly and served up on a sandwich or as a side? You are wise to begin planning now for better tomatoes. There are good cultural practices you can use in your garden which will prolong the life of your tomatoes into the summer.
Successful outcomes from research conducted by North Carolina Extension Specialists can be applied in your home garden. Follow these steps to have a successful tomato season.