Resources for Backyard Ag 101 Online Course

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Welcome to the “resources page” for Backyard Ag 101, an online course offered by the N.C. Cooperative Extension Centers of Warren, Granville, Person, and Vance Counties. On this page you will find the class schedule, registration link, class presentations, supplemental resources and more. Check back frequently for updates.


Continuous registration is available at this Eventbrite page. The class will meet on alternating Wednesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Here’s the full schedule:

  • 7/1/20 – Perennials/Herbs
  • 7/15/20 – Fruit pruning/ornamental pruning
  • 7/29/20 – Small scale poultry production
  • 8/12/20 – Weed Identification & Management
  • 8/26/20 – Beekeeping
  • 9/9/20 – Livestock health
  • 9/23/20 – Composting/Vermicompost


Most class presentations will be uploaded to this online folder.



Weed Identification & Management

Perennials & Herbs

Be sure to also review the resources under the “Landscape” section below.

Vegetable gardening


Small fruit

Woodlot management



Pest management

Written By

Paul McKenzie, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPaul McKenzieArea Agent, Agriculture Call Paul Email Paul N.C. Cooperative Extension, Vance County Center
Updated on Aug 19, 2020
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