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:
Getting to know Carroll County!
Wild Game Birds and Food Safety : By: Ann Hamilton, Field Specialist, Food and Agriculture – Food Safety. The main opening of hunting season for wild game birds is October 1, 2014. It starts with pheasant, ruffed grouse, and woodcock with inland waterfowl starting the following day. Resident Canada geese hunting season is already underway. Fall temperatures can be warm during the day so don’t let the heat spoil your wild game birds. Following some simple food safety guidelines while hunting and after can enhance the quality of the birds you shoot. Full article here.