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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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Garden Symposium, March 28th popular

“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 »

Cover Crop Workshop

This workshop which will be held on Monday, November 17, will enable farmers and gardeners to select cover crops for each season of the year. Cover crops will not only prevent erosion of MORE »

Agricultural Entrepreneurship Program

Check out this exciting opportunity made possible through a partnership between VGCC and the Vance County Regional Farmers Market! VGCC to offer Agricultural Entrepreneurship program at Farmers Market Vance-Granville Community College is offering MORE »

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Vance County Cooperative Extension's Community Resource FairThu Mar 19, 2015
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Where:
Southern Vance High School, 925 Garrett Road, Henderson, NC 27537, United States
— 3 weeks away
Southern Foresters' Climate Observations: State Comparisons and Spatial TrendsThu Mar 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
http://forestrywebinars.net
— 3 weeks away
Invasive Plant Best Management Practices WebinarTue Mar 24, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
http://www.sustainableforestswebinars.net/
— 3 weeks away
Urban Forestry Webinar Series: Urban InterfaceThu Mar 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 4 weeks away
Garden symposium: Going Wild in the GardenSat Mar 28, 2015
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, NC 27536
— 4 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-12 WorkshopWed Apr 22, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Road, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 2 months away
Emergency Planning Webinar Thu Apr 30, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
www.forestrywebinars.net
— 2 months 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 months away
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