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.
Cumberland County Cooperative Extension will be conducting a Beginning Beekeeping Course starting on Thursday September 25, 2014 at 6:30 PM. The course will cover the basic information necessary to get started into beekeeping MORE »
Is your landscape prepared for cooler weather? Do you know what to do? If not, bring your lunch and join the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Horticulture staff as they share what to prune, MORE »
A Centipede Lawn Problems seminar will take place at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Center on September 17, 2014 from 8:30 am until noon. Topics covered will include insect, weed and pest management MORE »
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 »