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.
The Cumberland County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are sponsoring a “Mossology” presentation on Saturday, March 29, 2014. David Spain, owner of Moss and Stone Gardens, will discuss everything imaginable about moss in the MORE »
Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for induction into the Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame for 2014. The Cumberland County Agricultural Hall of Fame honors county residents who have made significant MORE »