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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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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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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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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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NCSU Floriculture InfoSearch screen

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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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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Caswell County Farmer’s Market

The Caswell County Local Foods Council is starting a Farmer’s Market this weekend. It will be every Saturday through September from 4-7pm. Country Store Market MORE »

Frost update for VA, TN, KY, MD (6 pm, Wed, 4/22/15)

1. VA Update: AWIS VA Apr 22-29 10-DAY DETAILED HOURLY WEATHER FORECASTS  Abingdon Ashland_VA Charlottesville Chesapeake-Ches Culpeper Danville Dublin/New_Riv Emporia_VA Farmville Fentress_Naval_A Fort_Belvoir/Da Fort_Eustis/Fel Franklin/J_B_Ro Hillsville Hot_Springs/Ing Jonesville_AP Langley_AFB Leesburg/Godfre Louisa-Louisa_C Lynchburg Manassas_Muni(A MORE » – from   Strawberry Growers Information

Bright Leaf Hoedown

2015 Caswell County Bright Leaf Hoedown

The Caswell County Bright Leaf Hoedown will be held on September 19, 2015 beginning at 9:00 am at the Pavilion on Main Street in Yanceyville, NC. If you would like a vendor application, MORE »

Gardenparty

2015 ECA Garden Party

The 2015 ECA Garden Party will be held on May 21, 2015 in the Assembly Room of the Agricultural Building from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm. All ECA members are invited to join MORE »

“Purple Up!” for Our Military Kids

April is the Month of the Military Child, a time when many organizations will celebrate the important role children play in our military communities.  On Wednesday, April 15, 2015, many folks will “Purple MORE »

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2015 ECA District Activity DayThu Apr 30, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Road # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 3 days away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 3 days away
Caswell 4-H County PresentationsMon May 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 2 weeks away
Caswell 4-H EntertainsMon May 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 2 weeks away
Fun Day & Open House at Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H CenterSun May 17, 2015
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, 804 Cedar Lane, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 3 weeks away
2015 Caswell ECA Garden PartyThu May 21, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC
— 3 weeks away
2015 PCYLA Livestock Record Books DueFri May 29, 2015
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Caswell County 4-H Office, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 1 month away
Sustainable Forestry Teachers' Academy - PiedmontTue Jul 7 - Fri Jul 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheboro, NC, USA
— 2 months away
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