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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

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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 …

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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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Only Our Logo Is Changing

You may have noticed we have a new look. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. …

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Oh Boy, Here Comes the Fair!

This summer can be best described as hot, humid, and miserable. It seems that rain has been in the …

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Who Is Extension?

I am often asked in the community, “what do you do?” or “who do you work for?” When I …

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Robeson County, North Carolina