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Farm to Table: Fork2Farmer popular

Fork 2 Farmer Film Release Local foodies will be happy to learn that there’s two new Fork 2 Farmer films to watch set in North Carolina. Spring’s Lenoir County film features Vivian Howard, James MORE » – from   Tourism Extension

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center


2016 NC State 4-H Horse Show Photos popular

Thank you to High Time Photography for serving as our official show photographer for this year’s show.  The pictures from the NC State 4-H Horse Show are now available on their website at http://www.hightimephotos.com/Other-Shows/2016-NC-State-4H-Horse-Show. Message MORE » – from   Equine Husbandry

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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