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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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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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Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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New Strawberry
Diagnostic Tool

An interdisciplinary team of  NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences extension specialists have created a new, mobile-friendly, database driven tool to help strawberry growers visually diagnose disorders. The new Strawberry Diagnostic Key provides a way to filter by visual characteristics to identify problems. Results include details about the disorders and possible management strategies. The Strawberry Diagnostic Key was developed with funding in part from the Strawberry Sustainability Initiativethe Walmart FoundationUniversity of ArkansasSouthern Region IPM CenterNorth Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Strawberry Association.

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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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Register Now for Farm Tax Workshop

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a workshop on Tax Issues for Diversified Farmers from 1:00-5:00 pm on Monday September 22 at the Silk Hope Farm Heritage Center in Silk MORE » – from   Growing Small Farms

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Summer Veggie Problems

Tomatoes are in full swing of production this time of year.  Unfortunately these red beauties can succumb to the diseases of blight and wilt.  Early blight shows up on the lower leaves as MORE »

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Extension Master Gardener Training – Spring 2015

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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Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketFri Aug 22, 2014
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 19 hours away
Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketSat Aug 23, 2014
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 2 days away
Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketFri Aug 29, 2014
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketSat Aug 30, 2014
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketFri Sep 5, 2014
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Tarboro-Edgecombe Farmers MarketSat Sep 6, 2014
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
507 Albemarle Avenue, Tarboro, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 3 weeks away
NC Cotton Field DayWed Sep 10, 2014
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM— 3 weeks away
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