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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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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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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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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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Catch Ride Youth Horsemanship Clinic popular

The Catch Ride Youth Horsemanship Clinic, hosted by the Equestrian Western Club at NC State will be held on November 8, 2014 at Sandy Forks Quarter Horses of Apex, NC. The focus of MORE »

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2015 PCYLA Livestock Show

It’s time to start preparing for the 2015 Pittsylvania Caswell Livestock Show and Sale!! If you are interested in showing an animal, you will need to turn in an Intent to Show Form MORE »

2014 NCECA State Conference

The NCECA State Conference will be held on October 26-29, 2014 in Asheville, NC. For more information please call the Extension Office at 336-694-4158. To access the agenda and registration forms, please click 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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Caswell County Big SweepTue Oct 21, 2014 @ 8:30 AM -
Fri Oct 31, 2014 @ 8:30 AM Today Where:
Caswell County, NC, USA
— 3 hours ago
2014 NCECA ConferenceSun Oct 26, 2014 @ 6:00 PM -
Wed Oct 29, 2014 @ 2:00 PM Where:
Doubletree by Hilton Asheville Biltmore, 115 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC, United States
— 5 days away
Caswell County Cattlemen, Horsemen and Field Crops MeetingTue Oct 28, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 1 week away
Bull Breeding Soundness Evaluation ClinicMon Nov 3, 2014
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
5235 Mountain Hill Road, Milton, NC 27305
— 2 weeks away
Ultimate Catch Ride Youth Horsemanship ClinicSat Nov 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Sandy Forks Quarter Horses, Apex, NC
— 3 weeks away
Caswell ECA Achievement NightThu Nov 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Caswell County Senior Center, Firetower Road, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 3 weeks away
Local Economy OpportunitiesMon Nov 17, 2014 @ 7:00 PM -
Tue Nov 18, 2014 @ 8:30 AM Where:
126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC
— 4 weeks away
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