Diabetes is a chronic (long-term) health condition that affects how your body turns food into energy, which ultimately leads to elevated …
Health & Nutrition
Extension offers a wealth of educational programs that help people make healthier, better-informed decisions and grow our economy. Programs cover a variety of areas from local foods and food safety to gardening and environmental efforts.
Wellness Tip The fall growing season brings a wide variety of fresh produce in NC. These include pumpkins, apples, cabbage, turnips, …
Dear NC State family, As you may know, NC State and our sister UNC System institutions are preparing to implement …
Benefits Annual Enrollment for the 2020 plan year will begin *Saturday, November 2 through Tuesday, November 19, 2019*. This is …
Clear Pricing Project Update- Released 8/21/19 Network Maintains Full State Coverage for 2020 Clear Pricing Project Update (Members enrolled in the 70/30, …
Learn More Using the Resources Below
- Family and Consumer Sciences Program
- Food Safety
- Local Food
- NC Cooperative Extension Disaster Information Center
- NC Fresh Produce Safety
- Steps to Health: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education
- Therapeutic Horticulture
More Extension Programs at NC State University
National eXtension Resources
Partnerships and Organizations
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