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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Farmers - Do You Have
a Disability or Chronic Condition?

NC AgrAbility Partnership (NCAP) provides assessment, education and referral assistance to individuals farming with a disability or chronic condition so that they will be able to continue farming.  More information about how NCAP can help you or someone you know can be found at www.ncagrability.com  To help NCAP serve farmers, farmworkers and farm family members better, your help is needed.  Please take five minutes to complete the survey found at  https://ecu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOfFiC9SP1q8Yxn       Questions?  Contact Robin Tutor-Marcom at 252.744.1008

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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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Banish The Belly Buldge

Belly fat is dangerous fat to carry because it makes it harder for your body to regulate blood sugar, blood fats, and blood pressure. Plus, the deeper the fat, the more danger it MORE »

Tips For Sowing Small Seeds

Gardening can be made easier by doing some of the work indoors first, especially when dealing with small seeds. “One of the hardest jobs in the garden is sowing small seeds to the MORE »

Spring Forage Management Reminders

It’s finally starting to look and feel like spring is coming! I’m sure many of you share my excitement and eagerness for warm weather after such a long, cold winter. If you manage MORE »

Food Safety Matters

Over the years I know that we have all had our share of potluck meals, but just how safe are they? Potlucks can go by many names – carry-in dinners, pass a dish, MORE »

Grass Tetany in Grazing Animals

With warming temperatures and the flush of new forage, livestock producers are no doubt feeding less hay and turning animals back onto pastures. During this time of rapid forage growth the plants are MORE »

Statewide Tornado Drill March 4, 2015 9:30 am

Statewide Tornado Drill popular

North Carolina’s annual statewide tornado drill for 2015 will take place today, Wednesday, March 4, at 9:30 AM.  Every school, business, work place, and family across the state is strongly encouraged to participate MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

What About Oatmeal For Your Heart

Meet Oatmeal: Choosing oatmeal instead of a fast-food breakfast sandwich or a breakfast pastry will cut about 20 grams of fat, over 5 teaspoons of sugar, and 300 calories per day. The fiber MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Parenting ClassSat Apr 4, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton, NC
— 3 days away
Lagoon Samples and Litter SamplesTue Apr 7, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM— 6 days away
Boating Safety CourseSun Apr 12, 2015
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 weeks away
Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests: Best Management Guidelines to Sustain Wildlife ResourcesThu Apr 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
2015 4-H Cape Fear Farm Credit Heifer ShowdownSat May 2 - Sat May 2, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 1 month away
Boating Safety CourseSun May 17, 2015
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
93 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC 28328, USA
— 2 months away
Lagoon Samples & Litter SamplesTue Jun 2, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Sampson County Livestock Facility, 93 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC
— 2 months away
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