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Cooperative Extension Honors Volunteers

Published by Todd Luck / April 16, 2019

Numerous volunteers for the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center were honored by the Forsyth County commissioners and Extension staff during a Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon.

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FREE 4-H Camp Open House

Published by April Bowman / April 15, 2019

Spend a Sunday afternoon enjoying what 4-H camp has to offer: canoeing, hiking, rock wall climbing, archery and more, ALL for free!


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Agricultural Bus Tour of Southern Virginia

Published by April Bowman / April 1, 2019

Join us for a fun and educational three-day bus trip to Southern Virginia to look at various aspects of agriculture.

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Community Supported Agriculture-Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / March 10, 2019

Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a subscription to locally grown produce that is distributed to members throughout the harvesting season. CSA members enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables, while supporting their local farmer. Subscribers typically receive a box with 10-20 pounds of locally grown fruit and vegetables from the farmer on a weekly or bi-weekly basis.


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Join N.C.Cooperative Extension for Forks on Friday this Spring!

Published by Leslie Peck / February 25, 2019

N.C. Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are offering lunch and learn lectures about gardening this spring.

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USDA Designates 15 North Carolina Counties as Primary Natural Disaster Areas

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / February 7, 2019

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 15 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by Hurricane Michael or Hurricane Florence may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) emergency loans. These natural disaster area designations allow FSA to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters. Emergency loans can be used to meet various recovery needs including th

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