Ogburn Station Merchants Association
Ogburn Merchants Association (need a paragraph about the organization)
Ogburn Station Merchants Association strives to improve the overall business climate in the Ogburn Station neighborhood by working with their members, city government, and residents to improve existing business conditions, attract new business, and invest into their community. Some of the members include the historic Pulliam’s Hot Dogs and Barbeque, Young’s Cleaners, The Meat Market, Essence of Beauty Studio, Village Produce and Country Store.
Is focused on food system development across our multi-county foodshed within the piedmont-triad region of North Carolina. Premised on justice, community ownership, broad but coordinated work, and innovation, the Food Consortium is a focused effort toward bringing those elements together for a more effective regional food movement.
Cooperative Extension is the outreach arm of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at N.C. State University and the School of Agriculture at N.C. A&T State University. We are also a department of Forsyth County Government. We are county agents, professors, scientists and volunteers working together to improve the quality of life in Forsyth County and in North Carolina. The key components of N.C. Cooperative Extension’s mission are:
- Sustaining agriculture and forestry
- Protecting the environment
- Maintaining viable communities
- Developing responsible youth
- Developing strong, healthy and safe families