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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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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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Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Extension Master
Gardeners

The Extension Master Gardener program is an educational program designed to enhance public education in consumer horticulture. Volunteers work under the guidance of NC Cooperative Extension agents.

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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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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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4-H Adult volunteer service award nominations due to 4-H officeMon Nov 24 - Mon Nov 24, 2014 - ALL DAY— 15 hours away
The Giving ClosetMon Nov 24, 2014
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— Tomorrow
2014 Master Gardener Training ClassTue Nov 25, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
180 S. Main Street, Mocksville
— 2 days away
Soil Test Cost IncreaseWed Nov 26 - Wed Nov 26, 2014 - ALL DAY— 3 days away
NC Dept of Ag Charges $4 for Soil Samples Today through March 31stWed Nov 26, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM— 3 days away
Office Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving HolidaysThu Nov 27 - Fri Nov 28, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 days away
Thanksgiving Day - Office ClosedThu Nov 27 - Thu Nov 27, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 days away
Thanksgiving DayThu Nov 27 - Fri Nov 28, 2014 - ALL DAY— 4 days away
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