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[jackson] Industrial Hemp Commission to Host Public Meeting Dec. 14 at 10am via Conference Call

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:06:51 +0000

The N.C. General Assembly passed Senate Bill 313 in 2015, allowing the creation of the Industrial Hemp Commission to develop the rules and licensing structure necessary t … Continue Reading

[guilford] Summer Sustainable Agriculture Internship Program

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:45:57 +0000

2018 Center for Environmental Farming Systems Summer Sustainable Agriculture Internship Program June 18 – July 27, 2018 Goldsboro, NC Overview The Summer Internship Program … Continue Reading

[equinehusbandry] Mock Horsebowl Event January 20

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:13:17 +0000

Mock Horse Bowl Saturday January 20, 2018 8:30 am Check In Mock bowl 9:00 am-12:00 pm Cost $5.00 per participant or $25 per club for all club members interested Sponsored by C … Continue Reading

[cabarrus] Sholarships, Awards & Celebrations!

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:35:18 +0000

Now is the time to submit your local & State 4-H Awards & Recognition items! All local items due to local 4-H Agent by Jan. 8. State Awards are due to state 4-H office … Continue Reading

[guilford] 4-H Back 2 Basics: Handmade Class

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:20:13 +0000

In this workshop series, youth 9 years old and older will build upon their current sewing techniques while constructing a clothing item. 5 week Sewing & Textiles 201 Wedn … Continue Reading

[extensiongardener] Winter Edition of Extension Gardener Newsletter Now Available

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 03:49:53 +0000

2018 Winter Issue  Extension Gardener  Click on the link below to take you to your region specific edition: Eastern:  Sandhills & Coastal Plain Central:  Piedmont … Continue Reading

[nash] December 2017 Community Events

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:13:52 +0000

Check out some of the upcoming December & holiday community events in Nash County and the surrounding area. Many of the events are free or low-cost. Events Include: 4-H … Continue Reading

[bertie] Senior Christmas Drive Extended Until December 13th!

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:56:50 +0000

We are still in need of additional items. In need of more lotion, shampoo, body wash, deodorant, mens footies/socks, women’s footies/socks and throw blankets. Thank you … Continue Reading

[sampson] Control Methods Needed in Sweet Potato Production

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:35:06 +0000

In mid-November, a new root knot nematode was discovered in a sweet potato field in Sampson County. The nematode is Meloidogyne enterolobii, and commonly referred to as entero … Continue Reading

[grapes] NPR Promoted Muscadine Story! Please Share!

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:28:39 +0000

Good afternoon, a few months ago, Tanya Ballard-Brown, a North Carolina native who now works for NPR in Washington, approached for a story about the muscadine grape. She loved … Continue Reading

[pitt] Organic Business Planning Workshop

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:09:14 +0000

Local Food Program

[grapes] Annual Conference Muscadine Grape Association Jan.28

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:05:57 +0000

The Annual Conference of the North Carolina Muscadine Grape Association is on January 28 Lu Mil Vineyard 438 Suggs-Taylor Road Elizabethtown, NC 28337 For more information, c … Continue Reading

[grapes] 2018 Georgia Wine Producers Annual Conference

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:54:17 +0000

Good afternoon, Dr. Cain Hickey from Georgia approached me several days back with the request to share the information of an upcoming event. The Annual Georgia Wine Producers … Continue Reading

[henderson] Contribute to the 4-H Endowment

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:38:48 +0000

Henderson County has a special endowment to help support the local 4-H program, called the Armstrong – Smith 4-H Endowment, located at the NC 4-H Development Fund in Raleigh … Continue Reading

[henderson] Why Shooting Sports?

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:27:17 +0000

In 2017, America witnessed a number of horrific, mass killings. From Las Vegas, Nevada to Sutherland Springs, Texas, we were reminded how precious life truly is. Our hearts ce … Continue Reading

[rutherford] 2018 Spring Garden School

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:17:21 +0000

The Rutherford County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Spring Garden School on Saturday, March 10, 2018. This year’s theme is “Gardening Smarter, Not Harder”. The … Continue Reading

[strawberries] Update: AWIS Weather for the Weekend (12.8.17)

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:16:35 +0000

Good afternoon, Dr. Barclay Poling approached me yesterday with the request to aid him in his efforts to support up-to-date weather forecasts. He faces some computer related p … Continue Reading

[currituck] 2018 Currituck County ECA Educational Scholarship Opportunities

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:20:50 +0000

Pursuing a college degree? Apply for one of Currituck County Extension and Community Association scholarships. NC Extension & Community Association, Inc. (ECA) offers educ … Continue Reading

[extensiongardener] Extension Horticulture Agents Took the Lead on the Extension Gardener Handbook

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 23:49:46 +0000

Extension horticulture agents across the state took the lead in shaping the content for the chapters in The North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook. They used their exper … Continue Reading

[cabarrus] 4-H 2018 Calendar of Events

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:42:02 +0000

2018 4-H Calendar For more information about any of the activities offered by Cabarrus County 4-H, contact our 4-H Agent at 704-920-3310 or