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.
Chatham County invites you to a webinar on April 17, 2014 on the exciting concept of community food councils. It is slated from noon-2:30 pm in the Agriculture Building Auditorium at 65 East MORE »– from Growing Small Farms
Ausveg, the Australian association that represents vegetable growers, says that community gardens pose a serious safety risk for the Australian horticulture sector. Pointing to a lack of quality assurance guidelines, and the potential MORE »– from Community Gardens
DIY Home Assessment - http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/?p=280011 In order to identify energy loss in your home, you need to conduct a home energy assessment. If you choose not to hire a trained professional, there is still a MORE »– from Home Energy Conservation
Beaufort County Master Gardener Volunteers 7th Annual – PASS ALONG PLANT SALE May 17, 2014 9am to Noon Rain or Shine! Beaufort County Cooperative Extension Center 155 Airport Rd Washington, NC 27889 Cash MORE »
The Farm at Penny Lane is a 40-acre therapeutic center near Pittsboro NC for people with mental illness. People can work on recovery here through horticultural therapy and other programs. Founded by Thava MORE »– from Therapeutic Horticulture
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS features practical, hands-on demos and workshops on renewable energy,small-scale agriculture,gardening,green building and more. The fair will take place at the Western North Carolina Agricultural Center in Asheville, N.C. on MORE »– from Community Gardens
Fifth Annual Community Garden and Urban Ag Summit, March 8th, 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM Marbles Museum, Raleigh, NC Click on the image for all the details on the agenda, speakers, educational booths and an optional urban MORE »– from Gardening