Calling All Backyard Farmers!

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Join us for this informative three session workshop about producing food in your own backyard. Horticulture agent Victoria Neff and Livestock agent Beth Burchell will cover a wide range of topics to get you on your way. Whether you have a large or small backyard, find out how easy it is to grow your own food!

Tuesday, October 10th – Soil Testing, Preparation, and Composting:   How to get the most from your dirt

Tuesday, October 17thGrowing Backyard Vegetables: How to have a successful garden in the space you have

Tuesday, October 24th – Backyard Poultry Production:  How to raise a healthy and efficient flock

All sessions will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Northampton County Center Auditorium, 9495 NC Hwy 305, Jackson, NC and the cost is $5 per class. Please register by Friday, October 2nd by calling the Extension office at (252) 534-2711 or online at:

Backyard Farming Series