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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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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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Agricultural Entrepreneurship Program popular

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 »

Big Sweep in Vance County

Big Sweep Flyer It is that time of the year again to gear of for the North Carolina Big Sweep!  The purpose of this event is to rid our environment of litter by MORE »

Come to a “Sew-Down

SewDownFlyer Vance County 4-H will be hosting a “Sew-Down” on Saturday, October 11th from 9am-12pm here in the officem.  The purpose of this event is to donate these pillows to our elderly population MORE »

Vance County Regional Fair

The Vance County Regional Fair is coming to Henderson September 24-27, 2014.  The fairgrounds are on E. Andrews Avenue/Hwy 39 near the US1 Bypass.  Vance County Cooperative Extension oversees entries and educational booths MORE »

Growing the Fall Garden Meeting

According to Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician with Vance County Cooperative Extension, A Growing The Fall Garden Meeting has been scheduled for Monday, August 25, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the MORE »

Integrated Pest Management For Gardens

According to D. Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician with NC Cooperative Extension, Vance County Center, the Integrated Pest Management For Gardens Meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, July 29 2014 at MORE »

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Growing Bulbs in ContainersSat Oct 25, 2014 Today
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, NC
— 4 hours away
Farm Estate & Succession PlanningThu Nov 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, NC
— 4 weeks away
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