Featured stories and content

FEATURED CONTENT
NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

READ THE REST »
NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

READ THE REST »
Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

READ THE REST »
NC Cooperative Extension Service

2014 4-H Summer

Sign Up For Your Adventure Today with Washington County 4-H! SUMMER2014

READ THE REST »
NC Cooperative Extension Service

Washington County
Cooperative Extension Staff

Serving the citizens of Washington County since 1914 North Carolina Cooperative Extension partners with communities to deliver education and technology that enrich the lives, land and economy of North Carolinians. La Extensión Cooperativa de Carolina del Norte se asocia con las comunidades para ofrecer educación y tecnología que enriquecen la vida de los habitantes, la tierra y la economía de Carolina del Norte.

READ THE REST »
Fruits and vegetable produce stand

Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

READ THE REST »
NEWS View All
arial pic

Blackland Farm Managers Tour

2014 Blackland Farm Managers Tour — Written By Rod Gurganus (4 weeks ago) The Blackland Farm Managers Association, the Cooperative Extension Offices in Beaufort, Hyde, Washington, and Tyrrell Counties, and The North Carolina MORE »

corn

Southern Corn Rust

Southern Rust of Corn has been confirmed in Tyrrell, Hyde, and Beaufort counties.  Corn that is in the dent stage is mature enough that the rust should not affect the yield.  If you MORE »

images

2014 Wool Pool

The 2014 Wool Pool will be held on July 23rd at the Williamston Farmers Market.  The event starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m.  Please contact the Perquimans County Extension Office MORE »

Keymiya Norman, Dylan Spruill, Reagan Glass, Keyaria Norman, Emily Chandler, Brian Cuthrell, Audrey Glass

4-H’ers Win Honors at State 4-H Congress

Washington County 4-H’ers received honors at the recent State 4-H Congress. This year’s 4-H Congress, held in Raleigh June 21-24, attracted 541 youth and their adult leaders for activities including presentations on a MORE »

canning_foods07

Canning For Beginners

Thursday, May 22 6:00 PM Plymouth Extension Office Price $10.00 per person Call to register 252-793-2163 MORE »

Livestock Fun

2014 4-H Livestock Show Results

56th Annual Beaufort – Washington Livestock Show and Sale The 56th Annual 4-H Livestock Show and Sale was held on Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 with youth competing to be champions in market and MORE »

More News
EVENTS View All
Blackland Farm Managers TourWed Aug 6 - Wed Aug 6, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Research Station Rd, Roper, NC 27970, USA
— 1 week away
Apple Butter ClassThu Aug 21, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 3 weeks away
More Events