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The Incredible Years
Parenting Series

ATTENTION AGENCIES AND OTHER SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS:  An overview of the Incredible Years program-- what we can offer your clients and a Q & A session--will be held July 26, at 2 p.m. at our Henderson office, and another on July 27, 11 a.m. at Richard Thornton Library in Oxford, NC.  Please call 252-438-8188 to register by July 21, 2016.  FOR ANY PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS OR CAREGIVERS:  A new series of The Incredible Years parenting class will be held on Wednesdays, September 7-December 21, 2016, from 9:30-noon at Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC.  Parents, grandparents, and other caregivers of children ages 3-5 are eligible to attend.  Sponsored by Cooperative Extension, Franklin, Granville,Vance Smart Start and United Way, participation is free of charge.  Call 252-438-8188 to register.

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Solar Energy Property
Tax Resources

With a surge in solar power installations across North Carolina, Extension specialists have developed materials to address questions about tax implications, land appraisal and more. Solar Generation Property Taxation Solar and Wind Energy Development Opportunities: Tax Implications

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Garden Path
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Ten times each year, the Vance/Warren Extension Master Gardener Volunteers publish their gardening newsletter, with lots of great timely tips, plant recommendations, entertaining articles and more! Click here to subscribe.

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Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

Parenting Class Series Upcoming

A new series of The Incredible Years parenting class will be held on Wednesdays, September 7-December 21, 2016, from 9:30-noon at Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC.  Parents, grandparents, and MORE »

Garden Path Newsletter, June 2016

The latest issue of the Garden Path Newsletter is now available. Written and published by your local Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, the newsletter contains lots of great gardening tips, including a plant of MORE »

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  POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Project Coordinator     Organization: North Carolina Community Garden Partners (NCCGP) in collaboration with the North Carolina Public Health Foundation   Location: Home-based, with ability to travel throughout the state MORE » – from   Community Gardens

Drip Irrigation for Farm & Garden

A meeting on the topic Drip Irrigation for Farm and Garden will be presented by D. Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician.  The meeting will be held Monday, June 6, 2015 at MORE »

Starting a New Farm Enterprise

Here’s the question of the day, a letter I received from Ivan Toby A. Farmer (get it?). Dear Paul, I have some land and would like to start farming. Please help. Sincerely, Ivan MORE »

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NC Community Gardening Conference

NCCGP‘s 2016 conference was a hit! Subscribe to our LISTSERV and receive updates on Community Garden events including the next conference. NORTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY GARDENING CONFERENCE Sponsored by NC Community Garden Partners Time: Garden tour MORE » – from   Community Gardens

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Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Jul 27, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 18 hours away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenSat Jul 30, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 4 days away
Week 7, 4-H Summer Fun: "4-H Celebrates"Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -
Thu Aug 4, 2016 @ 1:00 PM Where:
Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536
— 6 days away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Aug 3, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 1 week away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenSat Aug 6, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 weeks away
Kerr/Tar BeekeepersMon Aug 8, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Service, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 2 weeks away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Aug 10, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 weeks away
Webinar - Assessing Sustainability for Agricultural and Urban ForestsThu Aug 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
forestrywebinars.net
— 2 weeks away
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