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2015 Youth Government Tour popular

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension and the Cumberland County 4-H Youth Development program invites youth ages 12-13 to participate in a fascinating opportunity to tour a wide variety of county departments and receive an overview MORE »

2015 Cumberland County Fair Livestock Shows

Entries are now being accepted for the 2015 Cumberland County Fair Livestock Shows. A junior laying hen show has been added this year. Please see the rules for details. If there are any questions MORE »

Creative Culinary Kids

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension’s Family and Consumer Sciences department will be offering a Creative Culinary Kids workshop July 7-9 at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Center which is located at 301 East Mountain MORE »

2015 Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for induction into the Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame for 2015. The Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame honors county residents who have made significant MORE »

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2015 4-H Summer Adventures

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension and Cumberland County 4-H Youth Development announce the 2015 Summer Adventures schedule. There are workshops and programs planned for ages 5-19. Classes are open to all youth; however, class MORE »

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2015 4-H Summer Camp Betsy-Jeff Penn

Come join the fun July 26-31,2105 at Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center for a week of exciting camp! This camp experience is offered to boys and girls ages 8-12. Camp provides youth with MORE »

Extension’s Better Living Series

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Service is excited to launch a brand new educational series entitled “Better Living Series“. Come join Cooperative Extension agents for informational workshops on lawns, gardens, nutrition, canning, decorating and MORE »

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Employees Recognized for Years of Service

On April 14, 2014 Cumberland County Cooperative Extension employees, Kenneth Bailey, Extension Agent and Peggy Elliott, Administrative Support Specialist, were honored for reaching 20 years of service to Cumberland County by Cumberland County MORE »

Farmers Market Feasibility Study Results Released

Consultants hired by Cumberland County Cooperative Extension presented their farmers market feasibility study findings on March 19, 2014 at a well attended public meeting in the Cooperative Extension Auditorium. Cooperative Extension used grant MORE »

NC Horse Blog

Check out the NC Horse Blog with articles on management, nutrition and forages, health care and diseases, reproduction/breeding/foaling, and other topics every week!  The blog can be MORE »