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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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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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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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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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4-H Spring Break Fun!!!!

Please join Caswell 4-H the week of April 7-10, 2015 for Hunter Safety, Safe Sitter & Boater Safety. The dates & times are listed on the flyer.  If you have any questions, please 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 »

Pressure-Canner

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 County Horsemen's Association MeetingTue Mar 31, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 2 days away
Offices closed for Good Friday Fri Apr 3 - Fri Apr 3, 2015 - ALL DAY— 5 days away
Hunter SafetyTue Apr 7, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Assembly Room, Agricultural Building, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 1 week away
Safe SitterWed Apr 8, 2015 @ 10:00 AM -
Thu Apr 9, 2015 @ 5:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 1 week away
Boater SafetyFri Apr 10, 2015
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Building Assembly Room, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 2 weeks away
2015 Livestock Show Add-ons DueMon Apr 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
4-H Office, 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379
— 2 weeks away
Central Piedmont Jr. Livestock Show & SaleWed Apr 15, 2015 @ 8:00 AM -
Thu Apr 16, 2015 @ 5:00 PM Where:
Hillsborough, NC 27278, USA
— 2 weeks away
2015 Livestock Show Set Up DayTue Apr 21, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex, 19783 US Highway 29 South, Suite G, Chatham, VA 24531, United States
— 3 weeks away
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