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Need to clean out the barn, the chemical storage building, pantry, or underneath the sink. On Saturday, April 27, 2019, North Carolina Cooperative Extension in Partnership with Johnston County Solid Waste and the NCDA will hold a Pesticide and Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day. The event will take place at the Johnston County Livestock Arena at 520 County Home Road in Smithfield from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Wheat Field Day April 30, 2019, 2 hours NODX
The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service is inviting all growers to attend a Wheat Field Day on April 30th at 11:00. The Field day will be held on Black Creek Road. The field location is between Hopewell Freewill Baptist Church and 5360 Black Creek Road, Smithfield. Parking on the field path will be available. We will discuss varieties, and diseases, insect and weed control. There will also be a pick the best yielding wheat contest available for those interested. Coming from Smithfield on 210, Left on Black Creek, go passed Hopewell Church, field on right, from Four Oaks, take Black Creek Road, pass Packing plant and field will be on left. Look for Extension Sign
Safe Plates is a course for Food Protection Managers and satisfies requirements for the 2017 Food Code. Class will be held at the Johnston Ag Center:
May 1st, 9a-4p (1-hr lunch break, lunch not provided)
May 2nd, 9a-1p
May 3rd, Exam begins at 9a
Registration deadline is April 12th and can NOT be extended. Registration fee is $125 and includes book, presentation copies, study guide, 2 practice exams, digital thermometer, and exam.