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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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Info for Wheat
Producers

Check out the video, The Four Keys to High Yielding Wheat.  The video was prepared by Randy Weisz, small grains specialist at NC State University.

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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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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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Feeding Honeybee Colonies for the Coming Winter.

With winter approaching, beekeepers should be preparing their colonies for winter. Beekeepers use many different styles of feeders such as entrance feeders, in hive division feeders, and top feeders. Beekeepers feed bees in MORE »

Choose Fruit For Dessert

Choose Fruit for Dessert! Making that choice doesn’t mean that you have to give up delicious desserts forever, it just means that you need to get creative. Fruit desserts can be amazing and MORE »

Exercise At Home More

The number one excuse given why people don’t exercise is that they can’t find the time. If you can find time for your TV or talk show, then you can use this time MORE »

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4-H Halloween On The SquareFri Oct 31, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 18 hours away
Animal Waste Continuing Education ClassesWed Nov 5, 2014
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC 28328 (Livestock Facility)
— 5 days away
4-H Achievement NightMon Nov 10, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, Clinton NC
— 2 weeks away
Basic School Age Care ClassSat Nov 22, 2014
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
55 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC 28328
— 3 weeks away
Lagoon & Litter Samples Collection DayWed Dec 3, 2014
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC 28328 (livestock facility)
— 1 month away
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