North Carolina Cooperative Extension centers — located in all 100 counties and serving the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians — are community resources, serving as the front door to the vast knowledge base of N.C. State and N.C. A&T State universities. Cooperative Extension helps build quality communities by training adult and youth volunteers to become community leaders, providing educational programs to stimulate community economic development, working in partnership with other agencies to help citizens prepare for and recover from disasters — and more.
Get all the dirt on edible community, school and child care gardens, urban ag and growing greener, friendlier communities! Registration is open! How do you start a community garden—at church, at work, in your MORE »– from Gardening
Getting Dirty with Durham County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers 1 hour radio broadcast which includes How the Durham county Master Gardeners are helping to make our community a better place; How to take MORE »– from Gardening
Winter Newsletter from the Department of Horticultural Science at NC State University Tis’ The Season – Poinsettia Season That Is Cercis Inheritance Study by David Roberts White House Garden Harvests NC State Sweet MORE »– from Gardening
Our partner Natural Learning Initiative has opened registration for its Growing In Place Symposium, March 5 in Raleigh. Erin White of Community Food Lab will speak about the role of design in creating diverse, healthy food systems, and there MORE »– from Community Gardens
AHA will host Dig In! again at Marbles Kids Museum on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Agenda and registration materials will be available in January. Plan to join us as we weave edible landscapes–community MORE »– from Community Gardens
Peter Hatch, Historian and Director of Gardens for 35 years at Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden at Monticello When: Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm Where: Pitt County Agricultural Center, 403 Government Circle, MORE »– from Gardening
Save the Date, 2015 ACGA Conference in Denver! August 13th-16th, in the Mile High City The 2015 conference will be held on the grounds of the beautiful Denver Botanic Gardens and will be MORE »– from Community Gardens