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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Extension Master
Gardeners

The Extension Master Gardener program is an educational program designed to enhance public education in consumer horticulture. Volunteers work under the guidance of NC Cooperative Extension agents.

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Tree Fruit and Nut Production in Southeastern NC

Mike Parker Meeting This workshop is the first training for the Fruit and Nut Production in Southeastern NC Workshop Series being offered at the Powell-Melvin Agricultural Center over the 2014/2015 seasons. This training MORE »

4-H Toy Drive kicks off in November

Thanksgiving and Christmas are two seasons that remind all of us in 4-H to give of our hearts and our hands to “make the best better” in our local community. Our 4-H clubs MORE »

4 K 4 Food set for November 22

This annual Walk-Run-Stroll Fundraiser benefits Bladen Crisis Assistance – our local food bank available to Bladen County residents in need. This year’s event is Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 9 am at the MORE »

4-H Summer Fun 2014

It is time once again to sign up for 4-H Summer Fun! The schedule and registration forms can be downloaded here. Check back as they are coming this week. Current 4-Hers can register MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Small Farm ProfitabilityTue Dec 2, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Robeson County Cooperative Extension, 455 Caton Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360
— 6 days away
Tree Fruit & Nut Production in Southeastern NCMon Dec 8, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Powell-Melvin Agricultural Center, 450 Smith Circle Drive, Elizabethtown, NC 28337
— 2 weeks away
Small Farm ProfitabilityTue Dec 9, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Robeson County Cooperative Extension, 455 Caton Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360
— 2 weeks away
Small Farm ProfitabilityTue Dec 16, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Robeson County Cooperative Extension, 455 Caton Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360
— 3 weeks away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - CoastalMon Jun 15 - Thu Jun 18, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
New Bern, NC, USA
— 7 months away
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