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County Cooperative Extension

Find out more about Forsyth County Cooperative Extension. Visit our county-run website, send us questions or find directions to our office. We are here for you.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

More about Forsyth
County Cooperative Extension

Find out more about Forsyth County Cooperative Extension. Visit our county-run website, send us questions or find directions to our office. We are here for you.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Updated Site
Directions

Due to road construction, our directions have changed so please click on Contact Us on the menu bar in the upper right to view the updated directions.

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Take Control of your
Finances

"Take Control" of your finances by clicking here to read about saving money, shopping for healthy foods on a tight budget and much more.

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Avian Influenza Update

N.C. continues to prepare for possible avian influenza outbreak RALEIGH – State Veterinarian Doug Meckes announced additional precautions that are being put in place to help North Carolina prepare for a possible introduction of highly MORE »

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4-H’ers Win State Awards

Forsyth County 4-H’ers honored at State 4-H Congress Two 4-H’ers from Forsyth County were recognized for their accomplishments during the recent State 4-H Congress. This year’s 4-H Congress, held in Raleigh July 18-21, attracted 518 young people MORE »

Dusky birch sawfly, Croesus latitarsus

This weekend as I was walking my dog down the greenway I noticed several heavily defoliated river birch branches overhanging the trail. Upon closer examination I saw several groups of a dozen or MORE » – from   Entomology

Cicada killers are on the wing

North Carolina’s steamy July days bring out some of our most spectacular solitary wasps. These sleek and streamlined hunters are quite docile toward humans, but are to be feared by other insects and MORE » – from   Entomology

Fall lettuce

Get a Second Season by Sowing Now

Our summer season is peaking and our vegetables will soon be past their prime and producing less.  NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Amy Hill shares timely tips on how to reinvigorate your MORE » – from   Gardening

Support 4-H April 22 – May 2

This event marks the sixth year of collaboration between 4-H and Tractor Supply Company on the national in-store fundraiser, benefiting state and local 4‑H programming in each of the communities where a TSC MORE »

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What Can Green Do for You?Tue Aug 11, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Guilford CES
— 1 week away
4-H University: What Can Green Do for You?Tue Aug 11, 2015
8:15 AM - 4:15 PM Where:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Road # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 1 week away
Forsyth Local Foods Networking Forum Tue Aug 11, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Forsyth Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem
— 1 week away
What Can Green Do for You?Wed Aug 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Guilford CES
— 2 weeks away
4-H University: What Can Green Do for You?Wed Aug 12, 2015
8:15 AM - 4:15 PM Where:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Road # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 2 weeks away
What Can Green Do for You?Thu Aug 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Guilford CES
— 2 weeks away
4-H University: What Can Green Do for You?Thu Aug 13, 2015
8:15 AM - 4:15 PM Where:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Road # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 2 weeks away
Heirloom TomatoesWed Aug 19, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Tanglewood Park Arboretum, 4201 Manor House Creek, Clemmons, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
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