Brad Hardison joins Sampson County Cooperative Extension

Brad Hardison joins Sampson County Cooperative Extension

Brad Hardison is excited to be back home and is looking forward to helping farmers throughout Sampson County.“The best thing about farm life is ...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Appropriate biosecurity measures vital to swine producers

Appropriate biosecurity measures vital to swine producers

The health and well-being of the swine that producers care for on a daily basis is their number one on-farm priority. The spread of infectious disease...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Mine request withdrawn

Mine request withdrawn

An issue that has taken hours upon hours over the past several months concluded in a matter of moments Wednesday night, with a special use request for...

January 15th, 2016 |  


4-H spinning interest

4-H spinning interest

Sampson County’s Cooperative Extension is looking forward to sparking a variety of interest in local youths.Through its 4-H program, the organiz...

January 13th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  


New Extension faces for 2016

New Extension faces for 2016

As the new year rolls in, we hope you will take time to meet one or more of our new additions to Cooperative Extension. Four new staff members have co...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Local businesses support ag leadership opportunity for Clinton FFA members

Local businesses support ag leadership opportunity for Clinton FFA members

Thanks to financial support from local businesses, 13 officers and members from the Clinton FFA Chapter were able to attend the 88th National FFA Conv...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Excessive rain poses problems

Excessive rain poses problems

December proved to be one of the wettest months on record in Sampson County, as well as for much of the state and nation.The heavy amounts of rain tha...

January 10th, 2016 |  


Prestage eyes expansion

Prestage eyes expansion

Pork and poultry production leader Prestage Farms is seeking to expand its renewable energy division in Sampson County, but said the location of that ...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Don’t ignore hybrid vigor

Don’t ignore hybrid vigor

It seems that most breed associations are now promoting crossbreeding in their advertisements, even some with composite bulls of their respective bree...

January 5th, 2016 |  


4-H interest meeting set

4-H interest meeting set

The Sampson County 4-H program, through the Sampson County Cooperative Extension Service, is holding a 4-H Special Interest Club interest meeting Thur...

January 4th, 2016 |