As the world population grows, so does the need for abundant, affordable and safe food. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s educational programs provide farmers and agribusinesses with the research-based knowledge they need to produce high-quality crops and livestock in economically and environmentally sustainable ways. That’s important for North Carolina because agriculture and agribusiness account for about 17 percent of our state’s jobs and income.
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 »