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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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shrimp preparation for sensory panel tests

Food Science
Extension

The NC State University Department of Food Science's extension group is dedicated to improving the lives of NC citizens through research, extension education and outreach regarding food, food safety and food processing. With seven pilot plants and partnerships with NC State's Center of Marine Sciences and Technology and the new NC State Fruit and Vegetable Science Institute, Food Science Extension Specialists provide assistance in the areas of Dairy (Ice Cream), Entrepreneurs, Food Safety Certification, HACCP, and Seafood.

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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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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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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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4-H Winterfest

The deadline to register for 4-H Winterfest to be held in Guilford County is January 5th. Youth ages 11-18 are invited to join us for Winterfest. Winterfest is a day long event scheduled MORE »

2015 Working Arts Workshops

The 2015 Working Arts Workshops will be held February 18 & 19, 2015 at the Person County Extension Office from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Registration form and fees are due into the MORE »

Rev Your Bev!

Sonya Patterson and ladies from Caswell Family Medical Center passing out cold water for hydration on a hot day in June.  Looks like they all are enjoying themselves on this gentleman’s front MORE »

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Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing

Have you had your dial gauge tested this year?  Accuracy of the gauge can make the difference between over or under processed jars in your canner.  You can get your pressure canner gauge MORE »

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Caswell ECA County CouncilThu Jan 8, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Caswell County Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 3 weeks away
NCFGC MWCWed Jan 28, 2015
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 1 month away
Caswell ECA Area MeetingThu Jan 29, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Caswell County Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 1 month away
4-H WinterfestSat Jan 31, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Cooperative Extension Office, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC
— 1 month away
Working ArtsWed Feb 18, 2015 @ 9:30 AM -
Thu Feb 19, 2015 @ 3:30 PM Where:
304 S Morgan St, Roxboro, NC 27573, USA
— 2 months away
2015 Working ArtsWed Feb 18, 2015 @ 9:30 AM -
Thu Feb 19, 2015 @ 3:30 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 304 S Morgan St, Roxboro, NC 27573, United States
— 2 months away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - PiedmontTue Jul 7 - Fri Jul 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheboro, NC, USA
— 6 months away
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