Growing for the local market workshops

Bladen County Cooperative Extension is hosting a series of workshops for homeowners andfarmers (alike) on growing produce for the local market. Whethe...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Applications available for 2017 Master Gardener Volunteer and Complete Gardener Program

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Extension is offering the popular Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program and Complete Gardener Program tog...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Growing for the local market

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Cooperative Extension is hosting a series of workshops for homeowners and farmers on growing produce for the local...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Agriculture and Forest Landowners Meeting

There will be an Agriculture and Forest Landowners Meeting on Tuesday,January 17th from 9:30 am to 1pm. The meeting is at the Powell MelvinAgricultura...

December 29th, 2016 |  


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 |