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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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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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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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CALS has an App For
That!

Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds? CALS has an app for that! North Carolina State University Lawn Care App is a free download on iTunes.

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Pesticide Disposal

The Sampson County Extension Center in cooperation with North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Pesticide Disposal Assistance Program, a Non-Regulatory and Cost-Free program, recently held a Pesticide Disposal Event for farmers MORE »

The Anticipation of Federal Aid for PEDv Losses is Slim

  Many pork producers are wondering and have asked, “Is there any financial assistance available from the federal government for a hog producer that has suffered losses from Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv)?”         MORE »

The FDA’s Nutrition Label Gets a Makeover

Are you ready for a reality check about how many calories you’re eating or drinking? The proposed new nutrition facts are here to help. The information was released recently by the Obama administration. MORE »

Extension Centennial Celebration

Springtime is upon us.  Flowers are blooming, trees are budding,  tractors are active in the fields.  Plans are well underway for our Extension Centennial Celebration and events that are leading up to that MORE »

Almost Time – Spring Cleaning!

When the weather gets warm, the call to spring-cleaning seems to be a universal urge. But, according to a survey by the Soap and Detergent Association, when they heed the call, men and MORE »

Energy Savers For Renters

As a renter, you usually have fewer options for long-term energy savings than consumers who own their homes.  Typically, renters occupy a unit for a limited period of time and have little input MORE »

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Happy Feet Club MeetingFri May 2, 2014
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 1 week away
Parenting ClassSat May 10, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC
— 2 weeks away
Parenting ClassSat Jun 7, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton NC (910) 590-2179
— 1 month away
Parenting ClassSat Jul 19, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC
— 3 months away
Parenting ClassSat Aug 2, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton NC (910) 590-2179
— 3 months away
Parenting ClassSat Sep 20, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC
— 5 months away
Parenting ClassSat Oct 4, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Destiny Outreach Church, 201-C Northeast Blvd, Clinton NC (910) 590-2179
— 5 months away
Parenting ClassSat Nov 22, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension, 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC
— 7 months away
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