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NCCES Welcomes Area Agent in Forestry popular

We are pleased to announce that NCSU Cooperative Extension has recently welcomed Colby Lambert into its ranks as an Area Specialist Agent in forestry. Colby will serve 32 counties in Eastern NC and his primary responsibility will MORE » – from   Extension Forestry

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 popular

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 »

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'Women in Agriculture' in Franklin County and RegionWed Jun 1, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
Johnny Bull's SteakHouse, 32 Golden Leaf Dr, Louisburg, NC 27549, United States
— 4 days away
Fence Building Field Day: Thursday, June 2ndThu Jun 2 - Thu Jun 2, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Larkin-Martinez Farm (Fort Clux Farm) near Centerville
— 4 days away
Regional Goat and Sheep Producers Workshop: Thursday, June 9thThu Jun 9 - Thu Jun 9, 2016 - ALL DAY— 2 weeks away
LOCAL Foods Programs for your Youth: July 25 – 29 and Aug. 8 - 10Mon Jul 25 - Fri Jul 29, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
NC State University Cooperative Extension, 103 S Bickett Blvd, Louisburg, NC 27549, United States
— 2 months away
LOCAL Foods for your Youth: August 8 – 10Mon Aug 8 - Wed Aug 10, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
NC State University Cooperative Extension, 103 S Bickett Blvd, Louisburg, NC 27549, United States
— 2 months away
4-County Livestock Show - GranvilleSat Sep 10 - Sat Sep 10, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Granville Expo Center
— 3 months away
4-County Poultry Show and SaleSat Nov 5 - Sat Nov 5, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Vance County Farmers Market
— 5 months away
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