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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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Fruits and vegetable produce stand

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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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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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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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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Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

Northeastern NC Craft Workshop Registration for the 2016 Northeastern North Carolina Craft Workshop begins on February 8, 2016 and will be accepted on a “first come-first served” basis until the April 2, 2016 MORE »

Medicare 101 -February 16, 2016

Medicare 101 Medicare 101 is a program to answer all your Medicare questions. It will be held on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the Tyrrell County Cooperative Extension Center, 407 MORE »

New agents join the staff!

Tyrrell County Extension is happy to have a full staff again. Clayton Butcher, Lauren Nelson and Gene Fox have joined the Extension team recently. Lauren is the new 4-H Agent. She is from MORE »

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4-H Explorers Club MeetingMon Feb 15, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 4 days away
4-H Scuppernong Sprouts Club MeetingTue Feb 16, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 5 days away
Beaufort County Master Gardener Training - Info SessionMon Feb 22, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Beaufort County Center 155-A Airport Road, Washington, NC
— 2 weeks away
Beaufort County Master Gardner Training BeginsWed Mar 2, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Beaufort County Center 155-A Airport Road, Washington, NC
— 3 weeks away
Tree Fruit/Muscadine Class and PruningMon Mar 7, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Mad Scientist 4-H Club MeetingTue Mar 8, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
407 Martha Street
— 4 weeks away
Warm Season Turf ManagementWed Mar 9, 2016
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Beaufort County Center
— 4 weeks away
4-H Scuppernong Sprouts Club MeetingTue Mar 15, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM— 1 month away
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