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Christy Strickland

County Extension Director Robeson County Centerchristy_strickland@ncsu.edu
Street Address:455 Caton Rd
O.P. Owens Agriculture Center
Lumberton, NC 28360
Mailing Address:PO Box 2280
O.P. Owens Agriculture Center
Lumberton, NC 28359

Job Description Provide Supervision to Robeson staff and to provide programming in the areas of Food Safety, Healthy lifestyles and Food Preservation.

Recent Posts by Christy Strickland

Water testing kit

Free Well Water Testing

In cooperation with NC State Extension, UNC-Chapel Hill, and Virginia Tech are hosting a community meeting to talk about …

Tractor with plow and fertililzer attachments sitting in flooded field

Disaster Relief for Farmers

November has arrived, and with it comes the new time change, cooler weather (hopefully), and reminders of all we …

White sign on black post that says "Be Kinder than Necessary"

Be the Nice Kid

Summertime usually means fewer routines, later nights, and sleeping in. Vacations, time with family, and keeping bored children busy …

Truck bed with various fresh vegetables displayed

It's That Time Again!

It’s time for fresh, locally grown vegetables! Most people who know me would say I am a city girl. …

Lucius and Vera Epps 2017 N.C. Small Farmers of the Year

Small Farmers Are Special

It is hard to determine the exact definition of a small farm. Some try to define small farms by …

Hydrangea clippings being rooted.

Jam Packed and Growing Roots

If you follow us on Facebook, you may have noticed a new feature posted on Fridays called “Extension Friday …

Fresh squash, zucchini, and other produce from local farmers market

Keeping It Simple and Fresh

I don’t know about you, but I have thoroughly enjoyed the abundance of locally grown, fresh fruits and vegetables …

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Robeson County, North Carolina