Pesticide Safety School will be held at N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center, on August 21-22.
Forsyth County is served by over 10 farmers markets with a market open almost every day of the week. If you are looking for the freshest and tastiest fruits and vegetables, plan to visit one of them this week as National Farmers Market week is celebrated across the country.
Davidson County Extension, along with NC Choices, are hosting a Fall Local Meat Series for Consumers about how to handle and prepare local meat. Participants will gain meat cutting and culinary skills using meat purchased from local farmers! Session topics include food safety, butcher demonstrations, and more!
Liquid Environmental Solutions of Georgia, LLC operates a food waste byproduct processing facility at 750 Palmer Lane in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This facility has agreed to a Special Order by Consent (SOC) with the Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection (EAP) for violations of Forsyth County Air Quality Technical Code Sec. 3D-0522 CONTROL AND PROHIBITION OF ODOROUS EMISSIONS.
The month of August presents three opportunities to learn about pawpaw cultivation here in Forsyth County!
A delegation from Forsyth attended the 71st annual 4-H Electric Congress July 10-12 at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.