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Edgecombe 4-H
Newsletter

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Edgecombe 4-H
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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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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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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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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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40 Gallon Challenge

Take the pledge to conserve water! Complete the survey to identify ways that you could save an additional 40 gallons of water each day.  There are indoor and outdoor strategies. Boost your county’s MORE » – from   Gardening

4H Clover

2016 4-H Summer Fun

Check out our 4-H Summer Fun activities for kids ages 5-18 and Summer Leadership Intern program for teens! 2016 4-H Edgecombe Summer Fun Schedule 2016 Edgecombe 4-H Teen Leadership Intern MORE »

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Bee Friendly Day – Rocky Mount Farmers Market popular

“BEE” Friendly Field Day At The Rocky Mount Farmer’s Market Saturday, April 9, 2016 8:00 am – 12:00 p.m.  Honey bees have an important relationship with many fruits and vegetables.  This field day MORE »

Food Safety Course for Food Handlers Offered

Nash and Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension offers Safe Plates for all those who work in the food service industry. The course helps food establishments meet the requirement of having at least one supervisor MORE »

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2016 Forestry Banquet

2016 Forestry Landowner Banquet Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension would like to invite forestland owners in Edgecombe County to the yearly forestry banquet. See attached flyer for more details. 2016 Forestry Banquet Flyer Please RSVP MORE »

Spice it Up! *cancelled*

Learn what spices to combine with foods to make flavors pop while cutting your salt intake. Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension is offering ‘Spice it Up!’, Monday, April 4 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 MORE »

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Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue May 10, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 5 days away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue May 17, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 2 weeks away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue May 17, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 2 weeks away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue May 17, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 2 weeks away
County Holiday - Office ClosedMon May 30 - Mon May 30, 2016 - ALL DAY— 4 weeks away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Jun 14, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 1 month away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue Jun 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 2 months away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue Jun 21, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 2 months away
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