Extension Offering Farm worker Training


Johnston County Extension is offering on-farm farm worker training in Johnston and Wayne Counties.   Louis Cruz, is offering this training and is based out of the Johnston County Cooperative Extension explains the type of training offered:


Cruz explains that the training offered is on-farm:


This training is available to all the workers on the farm, no matter if they’re seasonal, temporary or permanent:


Cruz says this type of training has a direct impact on the quality of life for farm workers:


Right now this type of training is only being offered in Johnston and Wayne Counties.  To learn more or schedule a training, contact the Johnston County Ag Center near Smithfield.

A native of the Texas Panhandle, Rhonda was born and raised on a cotton farm where she saw cotton farming evolve from ditch irrigation to center pivot irrigation and harvest trailers to modules. After graduating from Texas Tech University, she got her start in radio with KGNC News Talk 710 in Amarillo, Texas.