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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

Plant Sciences Initiative Study Report

Plant Sciences

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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How to Use Smart Phones

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 »

How’d We Do This Year?

Below is a link to a survey regarding our Lawn and Garden Programs from 2014. It’s anonymous and should only take a couple of minutes. Your input will help us determine if we MORE »

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