As the world population grows, so does the need for abundant, affordable and safe food. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s educational programs provide farmers and agribusinesses with the research-based knowledge they need to produce high-quality crops and livestock in economically and environmentally sustainable ways. That’s important for North Carolina because agriculture and agribusiness account for about 17 percent of our state’s jobs and income.
Hellebores or Lenten Roses Hellebores or Lenten Roses are small lovely small evergreen groundcover and/or perennials that add color to the winter garden. The foliage is dark green with 7-9 leaflets and growing MORE »
2013 Eastern NC Landscape Conference and Trade Show will be held Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at the Wilson County Agricultural Center. Pesticide credits will be offered. Pre-registration forms and fees are due by MORE »
Newsarticle Cyndi Lauderdale May 4, 2012 Wilson Botanical Garden Open House The Wilson Botanical Garden will host an open house to dedicate its newest garden the Children’s Secret Garden on Saturday, May 19 MORE »