NC Cooperative Extension

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service houses a multidisciplinary group of professionals at the N.C. Research Campus as part of the Plants for Human Health Institute. Providing expertise in farm business management, communications and marketing, and fresh produce safety, these Cooperative Extension staff serve as an outreach component to complement the research conducted at PHHI.



Youth Entrepreneurship

BeekeepingHow to Get Started in Beekeeping
This information packet contains a suggested list of equipment and supplies, a guideline to developing goals for a business and a recommended plan for starting a beekeeping business.

Preparing Liquid Honey for Competition & Sale
Discusses the characteristics used in judging honey and gives recommendations for submitting high quality honey for competition or for sale.

How to Start a Profitable Small Produce Garden
An outline of what is needed to begin a produce garden. Includes recommendations for equipment and supplies, land needs, potential problems and business plans.

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