Cooperative Extension Service

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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.

Cooperative Extension Service News

  1. 4-H Summer Adventures

    4-H Summer Adventures

    Looking for fun activities to keep your young people engaged over the summer? Sign-up for 4-H Summer Adventures.

  2. Forsyth 4-H'ers Win District and State Awards

    Forsyth 4-H'ers Win District and State Awards

    Multiple Forsyth County 4-H'ers won awards in the 2015 4-H Project and Portfolio competition.

  3. NEST 4-H Club Wins Awards

    NEST 4-H Club Wins Awards

    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.

  4. Strawberry Season in North Carolina

    Strawberry Season in North Carolina

    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.