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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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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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State Climate Office
of North Carolina

Our partners at the State Climate Office of North Carolina provide the most accurate climate information to the citizens of our state. Their website includes recent news from their Twitter feed, featured products, quick links, and a map of data from their ECONet weather stations. You can also view data from more than 1,000 Southeastern weather stations on their full CRONOS map or follow their blog.

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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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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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Consumer Horticulture

Extension's Gardening Portal at NC State University provides access to a wealth of information, events and resources for gardeners in North Carolina.  Managed by the State Urban Horticulture Specialist and Cooperative Extension Horticulture Agents throughout the state, it is your doorway to guidance about successfully growing vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and ornamentals in your landscape.

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Honey bee. Photo: Jeremy Slone

Studying Strawberry Pollination popular

Our laboratory is excited to begin a new project aimed at answering several questions about pollination ecology in strawberries.These questions are: 1. What insects pollinate commercially grown strawberries in the southeast? 2. How are MORE » – from   Entomology

Nominations Sought for Business Scholarship

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through 4 pm on Friday, March 10, 2016.  The scholarship is available to North MORE »

2016 Sheep and Meat/Dairy Goat Field Day

The livestock agents from Bladen, Cumberland, Hoke, and Robeson counties will be putting on a field day for sheep, meat goat, and dairy goat producers on Saturday, March 19 from 9:30 a.m. to MORE »

2016 Cape Fear Cattle Conference

This conference is an excellent opportunity to receive updates on the cattle industry, learn new management practices, and visit with other cattle producers in the area. The program includes a meal and time MORE »

4-Hers Compete in Regional Chicken Show

On May 14, 2015, the soccer field at Bladen County Parks and Recreation on HWY 701 in Elizabethtown was converted to a show field for the evening. A show for chickens! We had MORE »

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Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopSat Aug 27, 2016 Today
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
Agapé Center for Environmental Education, 1369 Tyler Dewar Ln, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526, United States
— 11 hours ago
Quilt Club MeetingTue Aug 30, 2016
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 3 days away
Sandhills Small Ruminant Association Meeting Thu Sep 1, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
116 W Prospect Ave, Raeford, NC 28376, USA
— 5 days away
Master Gardener MeetingTue Sep 6, 2016
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
116 W Prospect Ave, Raeford, NC 28376, USA
— 1 week away
Quilt Club MeetingTue Sep 6, 2016
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 1 week away
Hot Shots MeetingThu Sep 8, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Hugs for HokeSat Sep 10, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Monster Club MeetingThu Sep 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 3 weeks away
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