2017 Chicken Project taking registrations in Bladen County

2017 Chicken Project taking registrations in Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Extension Office is now accepting registrations for the annual Chicken Project.The Chicken Project is an oppor...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Farm Bill providing benefits after storm

The 2014 Farm Bill authorized the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) to provide benefits to livestock producers for livestock deaths in excess of norma...

October 21st, 2016 |  


Bladen County third-graders experience Ag’em Up Days

Bladen County third-graders experience Ag’em Up Days

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ag’em Up Days, a two-day Agricultural Field Day Adventure for Bladen County third-graders, was held on Oct. 5-6 at the Bla...

October 18th, 2016 updated: October 18th, 2016. |  


Elizabethtown Tractor Supply to host ‘Fall Market Day’

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Tractor Supply Company store on West Broad Street in Elizabethtown invites the community to attend its Fall Market Day event...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Bladen County 4’H-ers win honors at State 4-H Congress

Bladen County 4’H-ers win honors at State 4-H Congress

RALEIGH — Four Bladen County 4-H’ers came home from 4-H Congress with new medals for their achievements in public speaking and presentatio...

August 31st, 2016 |  


N.C. Pork Council gives $125,000 for scholarships

N.C. Pork Council gives $125,000 for scholarships

MOUNT OLIVE — The NC Pork Council has pledged $125,000 to the University of Mount Olive. The money will be used to establish the NC Pork Council...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Stokes recalls memories of North Carolina FFA Camps

Stokes recalls memories of North Carolina FFA Camps

On Tuesday August 2nd, 2016, during FFA State Leadership Conference, Mrs. Mary Stokes spoke with a large group of FFA members from all over the state....

August 4th, 2016 |  


NCDA&CS offers organic certification cost-share assistance

RALEIGH — Organic growers in North Carolina can apply for partial reimbursement of the cost of becoming certified or for recertification through...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Tar Heel farmer elected to pork council

RALEIGH – Michael Inman Sr. of Tar Heel is one of two new members elected to serve on the N.C. Pork Council’s board of directors. He will ...

March 4th, 2016 |  


In appreciation

In appreciation

Wade Byrd, right, a Bladen County native, was recently presented with a plaque in appreciation for his service as president of the Corn Growers Associ...

February 18th, 2016 |