Nowhere is NC State University’s reach into every corner of the state more evident than through the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service. Extension agents are stationed in each of North Carolina’s 100 counties, helping farmers, gardeners, students, homeowners and others with everything from tips on how to grow a greener garden to providing farmers with the financial wherewithal to turn their operations into viable businesses. Read more from NC State’s alumni magazine.
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Long-Awaited Extension Gardener Handbook Now Available
A new award-winning gardening handbook published by NC State Extension has arrived on the market. The North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook offers practical guidelines for bringing the best in research-driven, environmentally responsible gardening practices right to your own garden, lawn or landscape.
Faculty Focus: Humboldt Award-Winner Wayne Yuan
Fresh from winning the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s “Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers," Dr. Wayne Yuan sat down with us to answer a few quick questions about his work.