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
6/9/15 Margarita Grill, Glen
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 and Economic Development
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!
Growing Rhubarb: By Olivia Saunders, Field Specialist and Joy Gagnon, Program Associate, Nutrition Connections.
Fiddleheads, ramps, asparagus and rhubarb are a few of the earliest crops here in New Hampshire. Always during this time of year I crave anything fresh, and I eagerly anticipate the arrival of spring rhubarb. Rhubarb is the ideal garden plant because there is very little you have to do to maintain a good healthy plant to get a harvest and it does well here in northern New Hampshire. If you are an absent gardener, I’d recommend this plant for you. Read full article.