Surry Community offering viticulture workshops this winter

DOBSON — Surry Community College is offering several enriching courses this winter for those looking to learn more about viticulture — the...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Surry offering GAP training in January

DOBSON — Surry Community College offers many agricultural courses and workshops throughout the year; Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Training ...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Appalachian High Country AVA becomes North Carolina’s fifth official wine region

BANNER ELK — The Appalachian High Country AVA has officially become North Carolina’s fifth American Viticultural Area. Grape growers and w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Annual wine symposium at Surry features leading educators

Annual wine symposium at Surry features leading educators

The fifth annual Southeastern United Grape and Wine Symposium hosted by Surry Community College Nov. 16 at the Shelton-Badgett North Carolina Center f...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Surry students hold plant sale April 25-28

Surry students hold plant sale April 25-28

DOBSON — Members of the Horticulture Club at Surry Community College will hold a spring plant sale April 25-28 in the greenhouse on campus at 63...

April 24th, 2016 |  


Stokes, Surry County farmers may qualify for federal disaster aid

RALEIGH — Senator Shirley Randleman announced that family farmers in Stokes and Surry County may be eligible for Federal Disaster Aid.President ...

April 2nd, 2016 |  


Workshop offered on vineyard establishment and planting

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Viticulture and Enology Department will be offering a workshop on vineyard establishment and planting o...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Local agriculture leaders honored

STATESVILLE — Carolina Farm Credit announced that five local leaders, including Boonville’s Neil Shore, are being recognized nationally th...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Surry offers welding class geared to farmers and homeowners

DOBSON — Do you ever need something welded around your house or farm? Surry Community College will be offering an Agricultural GMAW (MIG) Weldin...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Workshop offered on cold damage to grapevines

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Viticulture and Enology Department will be offering a Cold Damage Assessment and Management workshop Ja...

January 5th, 2016 |