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2016 Strawberry
Festival Entry Form Youth and Adult

The 2016 Strawberry Festival will be Friday, May 6,  at 9:00 a.m. at the Franklin County Farmers' Market Shelter. For the 2016 Strawberry Festival Flyer, please follow the link: 2016 Strawberry Flyer-2revised For the Strawberry Festival Recipe Contest Entry Form, please follow the link: 2016 strawberry recipe entry form

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Mirza (left), Jing (far-right) talking about current and future agritourism opportunities with Annie Baggett, Agritourism Marketing Specialist (NC Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services).

Agritourism Networking Association Conference

NC State graduate students expand their agritourism network The members of the Agritourism & Societal Well-being (At-Sow) lab (Carla Barbieri, Jing Li, and Mirza Halim), attended the recent Agritourism Networking Association Conference in Winston-Salem, NC. The MORE » – from   Tourism Extension

Hands on meets high tech at Small Farms Conference

Dr. Richard Bonanno, associate dean of NC State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and director of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, gives a talk on food safety at the Successful MORE »

Grain Bin Safety Training Program

This program is scheduled for Friday, March 11, 2016 at N&N Farms, Louisburg, NC. Please contact the Franklin County Extension Office  at 919-496-3344 to register. For additional information about this program please see the link MORE »

Franklin County Tree Give-Away

Planting trees this Spring? The Franklin County Tree Give-Away will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 19, at Franklin County Farmers’ Market in Louisburg. For information see the attached brochure. 2016 Brochure Tree MORE »


Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award. The awards program, created by the Office of the Governor in 1979, recognizes North Carolina’s most dedicated volunteers. Through the years, MORE »

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Franklin County Strawberry FestivalFri May 6, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
Franklin County Farmers Market
— 6 days away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopTue May 10, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 1 week away
4-H Sizzling Summer Sessions Sign UpsThu May 26, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Extension Center
— 4 weeks away
4-County Livestock Show - GranvilleSat Sep 10 - Sat Sep 10, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Granville Expo Center
— 4 months away
4-County Poultry Show and SaleSat Nov 5 - Sat Nov 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Vance County Farmers Market
— 6 months away
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