NC Cooperative Extension http://wunc.org en NC Cooperative Extension Celebrates Its 100th Birthday http://wunc.org/post/nc-cooperative-extension-celebrates-its-100th-birthday <p></p><p>Employees from the North Carolina Cooperative Extension will travel from across the state to Raleigh today and tomorrow to celebrate the organization's 100th anniversary.</p><p></p><p>The Cooperative Extension is based out of North Carolina State University and NC A&amp;T State University. Their personnel work in every county to connect farmers with new research and technology. But the organization, which runs 4-H, is also invested in helping families in general.</p><p></p><p>Sheri Schwab is an associate director of the Cooperative Extension at NC State.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 11:37:00 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 35738 at http://wunc.org NC Cooperative Extension Celebrates Its 100th Birthday New Business Model For NC Cooperative Extension http://wunc.org/post/new-business-model-nc-cooperative-extension <p></p><p>The North Carolina Cooperative Extension wants communities across the state to help the organization change its business strategy.&nbsp;</p><p>The Cooperative Extension is in the middle of a series of 12 meetings to adjust to budget cuts.&nbsp; The group funds agricultural, nutrition and youth education programs like 4-H camps.&nbsp; Four of those camps are shutting down by the end of the year.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:34:47 +0000 Will Michaels 25998 at http://wunc.org New Business Model For NC Cooperative Extension