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Farmers' Market Scale Certification to take place April 1

Published by Mary Brennan / March 18, 2019

NCDA & CS will be certifying scales at the Forsyth Cooperative Extension office on Monday April 1 beginning at 8:30 am for farmers who sell at local farmers’ markets. Those that sell produce and other items by weights must have their scales certified each year.


Celebrate Forsyth Creek Week with the Forsyth County Public Library

Published by Mia Jordan / March 15, 2019

Forsyth County Creek Week is March 23 - March 31. During this week, there are fun and informative activities for all ages happening throughout Forsyth County in honor of our waterways. Come out to your local library and learn more about these amazing and vital natural resources.

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Support Extension at the Spring Plant Sale at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park

Published by Leslie Peck / March 14, 2019

Support N.C. Cooperative Extension and the Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Forsyth County by shopping at the spring plant sale on May 3 and 4.

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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 us for the Spring Gardening Symposium on March 23!

Published by Megan Gregory / March 6, 2019

Come kick off the gardening season with Extension's Horticulture and Community Gardening programs! The Spring Gardening Symposium will be held Saturday, March 23 from 1-6 p.m. at N.C. Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Road, in Winston-Salem.

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Spring 2019 Adult Education at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park

Published by Leslie Peck / February 27, 2019

Join Extension for gardening classes this spring at the Arboretum! Learn about container gardening, vegetables, mushrooms, and more during these gardening classes in the spring.

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