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Franklin County Cooperative Extension, 103 S Bickett Boulevard, Louisburg, NC Franklin County Cooperative Extension, 103 S Bickett Boulevard, Louisburg, NC Vance County Center 3 days ago
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Description: Join other woman landowners and land management professionals to grow your network and learn about:

-Importance of pollinators and native species
-Creating and enhancing pollinator habitat
-Financial and technical assistance programs

Program includes classroom-based programs and field tour.

Women Owning Woodlands: Managing for Pollinators & Native Species
Monday, June 24, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Franklin County Cooperative Extension Office
103 S Bickett BLVD
Louisburg, NC
Franklin County
Cost: $10

Register: go.ncsu.edu/wow_pollinator_louisburg

Registration is required by Monday, June 17. Cost for the workshop is $10, and includes lunch and materials. Limited scholarships are available for those that need financial assistance to attend.

This workshop is supported by Renewable Resources Extension Act funding form the USDA Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Jun 24 Mon

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Registration Deadline: August 5

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Questions? Renee Strnad renee_strnad@ncsu.edu

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