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!
Farmers’ Markets and Food Safety : By Ann Hamilton, Field Specialist. There are many local farm stands and farmers’ markets in Carroll County offering a wide variety of fruit, vegetables, fresh flowers, baked goods, jams, meat, poultry, and more. Consider buying locally grown fruits and vegetables this year. You will get really fresh food that doesn’t travel long distances to reach you. Freshly picked produce not only tastes better, but keeps longer too. Read full article here.