Category: Agriculture

Upcoming events at the Chatham Agriculture & Conference Center: May 22 – June 11

Pittsboro, NC – Here’s a list of upcoming events at the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center. This list includes both public and private events. Event Date(s) Locations NHS Spring Sports Banquet Sunday May 22 2022 Hall A, B &…

Grant applications are available for agricultural projects

Raleigh, NC – The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission is accepting applications for the 2022 grant cycle. Successful projects will meet the key objectives for 2022: create positive impacts for rural communities, stimulate economic development and support the agricultural…

2022 Chatham Landscape and Green Industry webinar series

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Pittsboro, NC – In lieu of the annual, in-person conference, N.C. Cooperative Extension – Chatham County Centers is hosting a series of free, online webinars by NC State Extension staff and local industry experts. The webinars provide continuing education and…

North Carolina farms host Christmas holiday and winter events

Christmas Tree Farm Photo by Julianna Arjes

Raleigh, NC – The Christmas holiday season offers great opportunities to explore agritourism activities on farms and across North Carolina. Visitors will find plenty of outdoor experiences from tours, trails, farmers markets, farm stands, Christmas holiday festivals and special events.…

September edition of “Growing Chatham” is out

Pittsboro, NC – September has finally arrived, which means cooler weather is just around the corner, we hope! Our September edition of Growing Chatham is full of valuable information including details about upcoming webinars, horticulture publications available from NC State,…