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Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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Extension Announcements

Horticulture & Forestry Update Extension Master Gardener Volunteer: Currently a Master Gardener or Intern in Training?  Visit our NCSUgarden.com intranet site Interested in the Master Gardener program, got a question for a Master Gardener, or want to find out about educational activities scheduled in your area -- a "public" website will be unveiled soon! Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers Market: Market information for customers and vendors - check it out here! Apiculture Update Honey & Honeybees: Food Safety News Article - Tests Show Most Store Honey Isn't Honey, read more about this disturbing report and the role that China is playing.

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Floriculture
InfoSearch

Floriculture InfoSearch is a powerful, but focused search engine designed to bring you floriculture information from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites, NC State University, and the American Floral Endowment Floriculture Archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s). Use this search engine for all of your floriculture questions. http://floricultureinfosearch.ces.ncsu.edu/

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Edgecombe 4-H
Newsletter

Would you like to receive our "Clover Express" 4-H Newsletter by email?  If so, please sign up here: http://eepurl.com/ry46v

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Extension Master Gardener Training – Fall 2014

Edgecombe Extension Master Gardeners Master Gardener volunteers are members of the local community who take an active interest in their lawns, trees, shrubs, and gardens. They are enthusiastic, willing to learn and help others. MORE »

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Bee Friendly Day – RM Farmers Market

“BEE” Friendly Field Day At The Rocky Mount Farmer’s Market Saturday, April 12, 2014 8:00 am – 1:00 p.m.             Honey bees have an important relationship with many fruits and vegetables.  This MORE »

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Composting WorkshopSat Apr 26, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Center
— 3 days away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue May 13, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 3 weeks away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Jun 10, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 2 months away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Jul 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 3 months away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Aug 12, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 4 months away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 5 months away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Oct 14, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 6 months away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Nov 11, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 7 months away
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