Upcoming Events

— Written By NC State Extension
  • Farmers’ Wheat Meeting with Dr Stephen Scott Jones, Wheat Breeder and Professor at Washington State University. Dr Jones will speak to growers about the various factors that contribute to producing quality grain.
    Date:  March 23, 2012

Time: 1:30-3:30
Place: Carter Farms, Eagle Springs, Moore Co
Questions, contact Jennifer Lapidus:  jennifer@carolinafarmstewards.org

  • Asheville Bread Festival (March 24):  Also featuring Dr. Stephen Jones, and topics of wheat varieties, quality, and regional production. For more information go to: www.ashevillebreadfestival.com/
  • The Center for Environmental Farming Systems is excited to announce that it will host an official field day at its 2000-acre research farm in Goldsboro, NC on May 3, 2012. The event, which is open to the public, will feature presentations of key research work in the various units, equipment demonstrations, tours of the farm, and distinguished guests.

The schedule begins at 11 a.m. with registration, open houses, and poster viewing, and concludes at 5:30 p.m. with a dinner featuring delicious, sustainable, locally-produced foods.

More details will be announced soon. For more information, please contact Lisa Forehand at 919-513-0954 or lisa_forehand@ncsu.edu

  • NC Organic Canola Farm Tours, May 30 and 31. Informal  tours and discussion of organic canola production held field-side at two farms. Program sponsored by theNC Tobacco Trust Fund. For more information, contact Molly Hamilton (molly_hamilton@ncsu.edu or 828-273-1041)
Updated on Feb 26, 2014
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