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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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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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Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences
Initiative

Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity. One page summary of the Initiative  View the Report

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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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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Achievement Night 2016

4-H Achievement Night March 17th, 2016

4-H Achievement Night will be this Thursday, March 17th!   Please bring a covered dish for our Pot Luck Refreshments. Drinks and dessert will be provided.   We will be recognizing our Project MORE »

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Cook Smart / Eat Smart

Cook Smart/Eat Smart is a 4 session program to teach basic cooking skills to older teens and adults. It will be taught Tuesday evenings in April from 6 to 9 pm in the MORE »

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13th Annual Rabbit and Chicken Show

Tyrrell County participants should contact Lauren Nelson at the Tyrrell County Cooperative Extension Office. 13th Annual Rabbit and Chicken Show Registration Form 2015-16 Rabbit and Chicken Show Rules and MORE »

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[ProNR] The Growing Interest in Longleaf WorkshopThu May 5, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Paul D Camp Community College, 100 N College Dr, Franklin, VA 23851, United States
— 6 days away
Mad Scientist 4-H Club MeetingTue May 10, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
407 Martha Street
— 2 weeks away
4-H Explorers Club MeetingMon May 16, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 2 weeks away
4-H Scuppernong Sprouts Club MeetingTue May 17, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Mad Scientist 4-H Club MeetingTue Sep 13, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
407 Martha Street
— 4 months away
4-H Explorers Club MeetingMon Sep 19, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 5 months away
4-H Scuppernong Sprouts Club MeetingTue Sep 20, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 5 months away
Mad Scientist 4-H Club MeetingTue Oct 11, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
407 Martha Street
— 5 months away
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