Food For Thought

Dinner & A Movie


Want to celebrate NC agriculture and enjoy a great movie?  Host a “Dinner & A Movie” party for your friends. Prepare a great meal of foods that are raised and grown in North Carolina, and watch Farmland – a film that steps inside the world of farming for a first-hand glimpse into the lives of young farmers and ranchers.  Find ... Read More »

NCSU Vet School Open House – Great for families!

CVM open house

Bring the family to NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine’s open house. Saturday, March 28th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. One Health: Your Family,Your Health The “One Health” concept recognizes that the health of the environment influences the health of people and all animals–wildlife as well as pets, horses, and farm animals. One Health is of great interest to medical ... Read More »

#HowToTuesday: 5 Spring Garden Tasks You Can Do Right Now

Photo Courtesy of NC Cooperative Extension

In this week’s #HowToTuesday, we wanted to share with our friends that garden five things you can do right now to prepare your spring garden. • Baby it’s cold outside…and you’ve been using your fireplace – save those ashes and use them on your vegetable garden, bulb beds and non-acid loving plants. • The first cut is the deepest…prune crossing, ... Read More »