UNH Cooperative Extension publishes a variety of newsletters designed to deliver interesting, educational, and relevant information to you, based on your interests.
November 9, Granite State College, Conway
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:
Getting to know Carroll County!
Fairs and food Safety: Ann Hamilton Field Specialist, Food Safety
Fair season in Carroll and Oxford Counties is upon us! This means eating delicious treats of all kinds and then jumping on rides that spin, twist and swing -- hopefully, without getting sick. It means winning prizes at the game booths and walking through exhibit halls and barns. One of my favorite parts of a fair is taking a slow wander through the animal barns. Bringing together all these animals, people, food and activities creates a unique environment where pathogens can thrive. Follow these personal hygiene and food safety tips to keep you and your family safe during fair season. Read full story.