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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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NC Cooperative Extension Service

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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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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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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4-H Plans for 2016 Summer Fun

Vance County 4-H Youth Development Agent, Turner A. Pride, Jr., announces registration is now open for 4-H Summer Fun daycamps.  For details, please click on MORE »

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NC Community Gardening Conference popular

NORTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY GARDENING CONFERENCE Sponsored by NC Community Garden Partners Time: Garden tour Friday, 4/22/2016 4 – 6 PM; Conference and workshops Saturday, 4/23/2016 9 AM – 4 PM Location: Greenville, NC More MORE » – from   Community Gardens

Vance County Food Giveaway!

Community agencies and the faith-based community have joined forces to help feed Vance County! On Thursday, April 14, 2016 the NC Central/Eastern Food Bank will be distributing bags of food to community members MORE »

Add Native Plants to Your Landscape

This piece originally appeared in the Daily Dispatch of Henderson, NC. On the weekends, when I should be spraying my wife’s apple trees or planting vegetables or doing something with my lawn besides MORE »

Growing Watermelon and Cantaloupe Successfully

According to D. Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician with NC Cooperative Extension, Vance County Center, a Growing Watermelon and Cantaloupe Successfully meeting has been scheduled for Monday, April 25, 2016, at MORE »

Growing the Spring Vegetable Garden

According to D. Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician with NC Cooperative Extension, Vance County Center, Growing the Spring Vegetable Garden meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 6:30 MORE »

Garden Newsletter for March available now!

Click the link below to download the latest issue of our Garden Path Newsletter, written and published by your local Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. This month’s issue contains great articles on primrose, composting, monthly MORE »

Herb Growing Basics

Would you like to learn more about raising herbs in the backyard (or even the front yard!). Click the link below to view a slide presentation that covers all the details. Herbs for MORE »

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