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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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COMMUNITY VOICES Program

Henderson and surrounding areas in Vance County need concerned citizens who are willing to engage in community-wide discussion and problem solving. COMMUNITY VOICES can show you the way. Join us Thursday, October 13th, MORE »

Couponing for Beginners

We are excited to have Jasmine Bates coming to help us with learning Couponing.  Spaces are limited so call right away!  MORE »

Nickels for Know-How Referendum, November 1, 2016

The Vance County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Morris White, County Extension Director, said the polling location will be the Vance County Extension Center, 305 Young MORE »

Garden Path Newsletter, Sept Issue Now On-Line popular

The September issue of The Garden Path newsletter, published by the local Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, is now available for download. This issue contains lots of information you can use, including a must-have MORE »

NC Farm School 2017

Are you a new, aspiring, or veteran farmer that would like to learn the business skills to develop a successful agricultural enterprise? Franklin County will once again be hosting Eastern Piedmont NC Farm MORE »

Goat Production Meeting

According to Wayne Rowland, Agricultural and Natural Resources Technician with Vance County Cooperative Extension, a Goat Production Meeting has been scheduled for Monday, September 19, 2016, at 6:30 p.. at the Vance County MORE »

Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

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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

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Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenSat Oct 1, 2016 Today
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 3 hours away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Oct 5, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 4 days away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenSat Oct 8, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 1 week away
Kerr/Tar BeekeepersMon Oct 10, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Service, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 1 week away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Oct 12, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 weeks away
COMMUNITY VOICES ProgramThu Oct 13, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 weeks away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenSat Oct 15, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 weeks away
Vance County Regional Farmers Market OpenWed Oct 19, 2016
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 3 weeks away
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