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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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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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Dispose of Unneeded Pesticides!

Don’t miss this once every two year opportunity! Open to ALL! Come by the Vance County Regional Farmers Market this Thursday, 4/23, 10 am to 2 pm to safely dispose of unneeded lawn MORE »

2015 4-H Summer Fun Schedule Released popular

Click to see Vance County’s 2015 Summer Fun Schedule: http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/?p=352658 Registration begins Monday, April 20.  For faster service, please click on the 4-H page, scroll down to the bottom, print all forms under MORE »

Tomorrow & Thursday – Free College Tours

Looking for something great for your 13-18 year old this week? Free university tours Tuesday and Thursday with supervision and transportation through 4-H and the Rec. Dept. Schedule: Tuesday – Virginia Union in MORE »

How to Use Smart Phones popular

Are you having trouble keeping up with ever-changing cellphone technology? Come to a class conducted by Turner A. Pride, Jr., 4-H Agent, and Vance County 4-Hers with Vance County Cooperative Extension! They have MORE »

Garden Symposium, March 28th

“Backyard Gardening: Going Wild in the Garden” Sponsored by the Kerr Lake Extension Master Gardener Volunteers Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m Vance County Regional Farmers Market 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 MORE »

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Specialty Cut Flower Production MeetingMon Apr 27, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, West Parkview Drive, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 3 days away
[ProNR] Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 5 days away
Producing Melons Successfully MeetingMon May 4, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 1 week away
Project Learning Tree K-12 WorkshopThu May 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Granville County Expo & Convention Center, 4185 U.S. 15, Oxford, NC 27565, United States
— 3 weeks away
Project Learning Tree Early Childhood WorkshopSat May 16, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Road, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 3 weeks away
Pesticide Use & SafetyThu Sep 10, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson NC
— 5 months away
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