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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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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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shrimp preparation for sensory panel tests

Food Science
Extension

The NC State University Department of Food Science's extension group is dedicated to improving the lives of NC citizens through research, extension education and outreach regarding food, food safety and food processing. With seven pilot plants and partnerships with NC State's Center of Marine Sciences and Technology and the new NC State Fruit and Vegetable Science Institute, Food Science Extension Specialists provide assistance in the areas of Dairy (Ice Cream), Entrepreneurs, Food Safety Certification, HACCP, and Seafood.

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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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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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Dixie Classic Fair Horticulture, Baking & Cooking Entries AcceptedWed Oct 1, 2014 Today
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Where:
Dixie Classic Fair 421 W. 27th Street Winston-Salem, NC 27105
— 6 hours ago
Caswell County Big SweepWed Oct 1, 2014 @ 8:00 AM -
Fri Oct 31, 2014 @ 5:00 PM Today Where:
Caswell County, NC, USA
— 6 hours ago
Pollinator Gardening Workshop & Garden TourWed Oct 1, 2014 Today
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
Pittsboro, NC
— 16 minutes ago
4-H Rock Eagle Leader's Forum in GAThu Oct 2 - Sun Oct 5, 2014 - ALL DAY— 10 hours away
Partnership/LLC Tax WorkshopThu Oct 2, 2014 @ 8:30 AM -
Fri Oct 3, 2014 @ 4:45 PM Where:
NC State University: McKimmon Conference & Training Center, 1101 Gorman St, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 18 hours away
Pesticide License ExamThu Oct 2, 2014
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Agricultural Service Center, 134 Government Circle, Jefferson, NC 28640
— 19 hours away
Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less ProgramThu Oct 2, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Y Express, West Park Medical Complex, North Wilkesboro
— 22 hours away
Information session for 2015 Master Gardener TrainingThu Oct 2, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster Street, Durham, NC
— 23 hours away
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