Cooperative Extension

About the Department

The primary purpose of the North Carolina/Halifax County Cooperative Extension is to provide information regarding:

  • Enhancing agricultural, forest, and food systems
  • Building quality communities, sustaining families
  • Developing responsible youth
  • Helping all citizens to interpret and use this information in building a more prosperous and satisfying life

Affiliated Programs

Cooperative Extension Agents are charged with carrying out the extension education programs of North Carolina State University, AT&T, and the United States Department of Agriculture.

For more information, visit the North Carolina State University website.