Making healthy choices isn’t always easy. North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s educators help people sort fact from fad, providing research-based programs that promote a lifetime of good health. Programs cover a broad spectrum, from pesticide safety to indoor air quality, from childhood nutrition and physical activity to heart-healthy eating and food safety.
The Johnston County Cooperative Extension Service is once again offering plants in their annual Fall Fruit and Nut Tree Sale. All selections of fruit and nut trees, vines, and shrubs offered in the MORE »
As part of a Countywide 4-H Community Service Initiative, Johnston county 4-H, FFA Chapters in Johnston County and the Johnston County Farm City Week Committee are collecting items to support Backpack Buddies. This MORE »
There are many wonderful things to eat that are in season right now; Arugula, Apples, Beets, Cabbage, Carrots, Collards, Green Onions, Leafy Greens, Peanuts, Pecans, Spinach, Sweet Potatoes, Swiss Chard and Winter Squash. I MORE »