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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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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 panels

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
Newsletter

The Garden Path Newsletter 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! Find our latest issue here: http://gardenpathnews.blogspot.com/

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Vance County Community Resource Fair

Vance County Community Resource Fair, March 17th, 2016, Southern Vance High School. Approximately 50 informational booths/vendors will be represented at the Fair for youth and citizens to learn about possible career paths in MORE »

Master Gardener Symposium on March 19th

Ideas for smaller gardens will be featured in a “Backyard Gardening: Big Ideas for Smaller Gardens” symposium scheduled for March 19th by the Extension Master Gardener Volunteers for Vance and Warren Counties. Will MORE »

SURVEY for FARMERS/PRODUCERS

Farmers/producers, please take five minutes to fill out our year-end survey. This information is critical to us to determine if our programs are meeting your needs. Here’s the link: http://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/surveybuilder/form.cfm… Please submit your MORE »

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November 17th-21st is Farm City Week

Vance County Farm City Week, 2015 is sponsored by Vance County Farm Bureau.  Join us as we celebrate the interdependence of the agricultural and business communities, rural and urban residents, Farm and City.  MORE »

2015 Grassroots Leadership (free) Conference

Would you like to learn more about how to be a leader in Henderson/Vance County?  The 2015 Grassroots Leadership Conference will give you tools and strategies to develop active leaders and organizational groups MORE »

2015 Four County 4-H Livestock Show

Held on Friday, September 25, at the Granville County Expo Center outside Oxford, NC, the Four County 4-H Livestock Show video segments can be found here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtuB3D-WZU0 Many thanks to everyone involved and MORE »

Community Garden Survey

Community Garden Survey

Katie Butterfield, a sociology graduate student at UC Merced is starting a research project on community gardens and would be grateful if you would consider participating in her survey of community gardeners. The goal of the survey MORE » – from   Community Gardens

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Kerr/Tar BeekeepersMon Feb 8, 2016 Today
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Service, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 15 hours away
4-H Teen Council MeetingTue Feb 9, 2016
6:15 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 days away
Incredible Years Parenting ClassThu Feb 11, 2016
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
To be announced
— 4 days away
Pesticide Recertification Training - V creditThu Feb 11, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Warren County Cooperative Extension, 158 Rafters Lane, Warrenton, NC 27589
— 4 days away
Incredible Years Parenting ClassThu Feb 18, 2016
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
To be announced
— 2 weeks away
Fumigation TrainingThu Feb 18, 2016
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
Warren County Cooperative Extension, 158 Rafters Lane, Warrenton, NC 27589
— 2 weeks away
"How to Use a Smart Phone" presented by Vance County 4-HTue Feb 23, 2016
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett St, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 2 weeks away
Kerr/Tar BeekeepersMon Mar 14, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Service, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 1 month away
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