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Tool Lending Program Cooperative Extension

Tool Lending Program

Published by Jeffrey Cates / December 7, 2022

Forsyth County, North Carolina is a supporter of urban agriculture. Legacy 2030, the comprehensive plan for Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, recommends encouraging healthy food production in urban areas as well as rural areas. It also calls for removing barriers to using urban land and buildings for various forms of urban agriculture production. Additionally, the City of Winston-Salem adopted an Urban Agriculture Ordinance on May 4, 2015, to encourage urban food production and gardens in areas

Become a 4-H Host Family for an International Youth Delegate in 2023! Cooperative Extension

Become a 4-H Host Family for an International Youth Delegate in 2023!

Published by April W Bowman / December 5, 2022

Is your family interested in broadening horizons and learning about other cultures this summer? if so, Please join us for a one-hour zoom session on December 8th, 2022 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm for an informational session on the 4-H Inbound International Program.


Youth Egg-Laying Chicken Project Cooperative Extension

Youth Egg-Laying Chicken Project

Published by April W Bowman / December 1, 2022

Any youth ages 5-18 can purchase four laying hens, raise them, and then show their best hen at our District 4-H Poultry Show in May.

Raising Chickens Webinar Series to Be Held in January Cooperative Extension

Raising Chickens Webinar Series to Be Held in January

Published by April W Bowman / November 30, 2022

Are you interested in raising chickens from chicks? Join N.C. Cooperative Extension for a three-week series on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.


Youth Dairy Photo Contest Cooperative Extension

Youth Dairy Photo Contest

Published by April W Bowman / November 28, 2022

Youth are encouraged to submit a photo, drawing, or collage to promote Dairy by December 9.

Poultry Processing Law Change Cooperative Extension

Poultry Processing Law Change

Published by April W Bowman / November 27, 2022

Do you process chickens to sell to others? Uninspected processors will no longer be allowed to process birds for others after December 31.

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