NC Cooperative Extension

Shane Biddix
Interim County Extension Director/Agriculture

10 South Mitchell Avenue
Bakersville, NC 28705
Telephone: 828.688.4811
Fax: 828.688.2051


Web Resources

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North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Department Overview

The Mitchell County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension gives county residents easy access to the resources and expertise of North Carolina State University and North Carolina A & T State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, Cooperative Extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to county citizens. Answers are available on a wide variety of topics. Contact the department by e-mail or telephone for help.

Scheduled Meetings

Communications personnel have continuing education scheduled the second full week of every month on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Our Location

NC Cooperative Extension is located at 10 South Mitchell Avenue in Bakersville, NC 28705.


8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday


Shane Biddix
Interim County
Extension Director/Agriculture

Kelli Grindstaff
Support/Administrative Assistant

Erin North
4-H Youth Development

Erin Silver
4-H Youth Development

Christina Robinson
Family & Consumer Science

Sarah Grindstaff

Michelle South
Livestock Agent