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Agents On the Air

Extension Agents are On the Air

Our agents in Burke County record radio spots that are aired weekly on local radio stations. These spots give listeners quick updates on current events happening at the Extension Office as well as timely, useful information on a wide variety of subjects. Check out each agents program area and listen to the spots that interest you!

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Spring Williams-Byrd is the County Extension Director for Burke County, specializing in administration, leadership, economic development, tourism and community resources.
Listen to Spring’s Radio Spots

Damon Pollard

Damon Pollard is an Extension Agent specializing in Agriculture for Burke County. Contact him for livestock, forestry, forages and field crops as well as agricultural economics and management.
Listen to Damon’s Radio Spots

Donna Teasley

Donna Teasley is an Extension Agent specializing in Horticulture for Burke County. Contact her for lawn and garden, pesticide education, and pest identification and  management.
Listen to Donna’s Radio Spots

Nicki Carpenter

Nicki Carpenter is an Extension Agent specializing in 4-H Youth Development for Burke County. Contact her for youth activities including life skill and leadership development, career exploration and school enrichment.
Listen to Nicki’s Radio Spots

Emily Troutman, Extension Agent, Family & Consumer Sciences

Emily Troutman is an Extension Agent specializing in Family and Consumer Sciences for Burke County. Contact her for information on health & nutrition, clothing & textiles, family resource management and food preservation.
Listen to Emily’s Radio Spots

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Glenda Burgess, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionGlenda BurgessCounty Extension Administrative Assistant Call Glenda Email Glenda N.C. Cooperative Extension, Burke County Center
Page Last Updated: 3 weeks ago
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