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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

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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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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Solar panels

Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Brown stink bug feeding above the crown of seedling corn. This will result in leaf holes, but probably not stunting, tillering, or plant death.

How to Avoid a Stink Bug Disaster in Corn

Stink bug pressure is already heavy this year.  A lot of seedling injury has been reported (see previous article).  This is caused from adults that overwintered from last year, either in soybean stubble, MORE » – from   Entomology

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Now hiring . . . popular

  POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Project Coordinator     Organization: North Carolina Community Garden Partners (NCCGP) in collaboration with the North Carolina Public Health Foundation   Location: Home-based, with ability to travel throughout the state MORE » – from   Community Gardens

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Butterflies in Your Backyard popular

New and Improved and even better than before, “Butterflies in Your Backyard” has been updated and  re-released with a beautiful new cover.  Available for free on-line, both as a pdf and, for easy MORE » – from   Gardening

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FREE 4-H Camp Open House

Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center and Millstone 4-H Center are both hosting a free open house on Sunday, May 15 from 2-5 PM. Learn more MORE »

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Forsyth Creek Week has a lot to offer

Forsyth Creek Week is April 2-10, 2016. With all kinds of activities offered throughout the County, there are a variety of ways to participate. 1) Forsyth County Cooperative Extension is offering self-guided tours MORE »

Bee School to Start in February

Here is your chance to attend Bee School! The Forsyth County Beekeepers Association offers the classes that you need to become a beekeeper. Classes are held at the Forsyth County Cooperative Extension office MORE »

Piedmont Regional Beef Conference

Piedmont Regional Beef Conference will be held Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the Guilford County Extension Office, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Registration and Trade Show MORE »

Forsyth 4-H’ers Win State Contest

Forsyth County 4-H swept the NC 4-H Forestry Contest at Schenk Forest in Raleigh September 19. The Champion Senior Team went to Alex Arrowood, of Lexington, Lily Knepp, of Pilot Mountain, Spencer Cook MORE »

Backyard Flock Meeting To Be Held

Forsyth County Cooperative Extension is hosting a Backyard Chicken meeting on October 29, 2015 at 6:30 PM at the County Agricultural Building at 1450 Fairchild Road Winston-Salem. Topics covered include Biosecurity, keeping your MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4-H photo entries dueFri May 27 - Fri May 27, 2016 - ALL DAY Today— 4 hours ago
NC 4-H Livestock TrainingFri May 27, 2016 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM— 4 hours away
NC 4-H Livestock TrainingSat May 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM— Tomorrow
Office Closed for HolidayMon May 30 - Mon May 30, 2016 - ALL DAY— 3 days away
NC Junior Beef RoundupFri Jun 3 - Sun Jun 5, 2016 - ALL DAY— 7 days away
NC 4-H Citizenship FocusMon Jun 13, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -
Wed Jun 15, 2016 @ 5:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Plant Propagation - Adult Education class @ Tanglewood ArboretumWed Jun 15, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons, NC 27012
— 3 weeks away
Resource Conservation WorkshopSun Jun 26 - Fri Jul 1, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, United States
— 4 weeks away
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