Raising animals — poultry, hogs, horses, beef and dairy cattle and more — has become the most valuable segment of North Carolina agriculture. Today, animal agriculture accounts for about 60 percent of the state’s total farm cash receipts. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers use the latest research to improve production and manage animal waste in environmentally sound ways.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! NC Choices is excited to announce the 4th Annual Carolina Meat Conference, October 12-13, 2015 in downtown Winston-Salem. NC Choices’ Carolina Meat Conference is a nationally recognized event, specifically focused MORE »– from NC Choices
The 2015 NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp will be held June 14-20 at Millstone 4-H Camp in Ellerbe, NC. If you are interested in learning more about this camp, or need the Camper, Junior MORE »– from Equine Husbandry
If you are looking for resources for Horsebowl, Hippology, Horse Judging, Showing, Presentations, Artistic Expression or General Horse Care, be sure to check out the Extension Horse Husbandry Pinterest page. MORE »– from Equine Husbandry
Entry forms for the 2015 NC State 4-H Horsebowl, Hippology and Horse Judging can be found on each contest’s webpage: Horsebowl Hippology Horse Judging Each contest’s webpage contains the rules, schedule and motel MORE »– from Equine Husbandry
The 2015 version of the NC 4-H Horse Program Eligibility Card is ready and available for you to download. The document is a typeable PDF. There are two duplicate pages in the document, MORE »– from Equine Husbandry
The NC State 4-H Horsebowl Contest will be held on March 7, 2015 at NCSU. Click here for more detailed information, including the Horsebowl Contest Entry Form, Schedule and MORE »– from Equine Husbandry
The 2015 version of the 2015 Program Enrollment Form is now available. The 2015 form is a typeable PDF, so you can click in the boxes and type in your information. Please note that MORE »– from Equine Husbandry