Carroll County Highlights
See how and where we have been working for Carroll County over the past year
- Farmers' Markets
- Farms of Carroll County
- Veggie Volunteer
- Education Center and Info Line
- Songs of Spring Underscore Importance of Vernal Pools
Preserving Your Harvest: The Basics of Preserving Food Safely
08/11 - Coos County Nursing Home
Carroll County’s UNH Cooperative Extension office is part of a network of county, state and regional outreach education offices that bring the University of New Hampshire resources directly to the people who live and work in Carroll County. The staff, along with more than 30 campus-based Extension specialists, provides county residents with research-based education and information, enhancing their ability to make informed decisions that improve their lives.
Carroll County Extension educators provide information in the following areas:
Community & Economic Development staff work with local communities to enhance skills of local leaders, broaden their knowledge on decision-making, engage the public, create a vision for the future, and improve the economy. The following is a list of program offerings:
For more information about community and economic development programs in Carroll County, please email Molly Donovan at Molly.Donovan@unh.edu or call 603-862-5046.
Getting to know Carroll County!
Summer Feedin gSite for Youth: Joy Gagnon, Program Associate, Nutrition Connections.
Feeding a family on a tight budget is a balancing act for some families. During the school year students have the option of eating breakfast and lunch at school. For families who receive free or reduced cost meals this is a huge financial help. Several schools also participate in the fresh fruits and veggies program where fruits and vegetables are available to students throughout the day. School meals provide a variety of food groups for students ensuring a balanced diet with more fruits, vegetables and whole grains as required by the new school meal guidelines. Read full article.