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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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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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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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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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NEW! 4-H Newsletter
Summer 2016

Check out our NEW Summer 2016 4-H Newsletter!  Connect with 4-H by filling out this quick form!

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Nickels for Know-How Referendum is Nov. 1st

The Nickels referendum is being held on Tuesday, November 1st to let users of feed or fertilizer decide if they wish to continue the self-assessment program. This program has been in place since MORE »

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Edgecombe Mutual Livestock Show Entry Forms popular

Attention Livestock Exhibitors!  The Edgecombe Mutual Livestock Show will take place September 9-10, and the entry forms are now online!  All entry forms and fees are due to the Extension Office, Attn: Livestock Program, MORE »

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Maple Nursery IPM Update popular

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple spider mite, hopper burn (potato leaf hopper), maple shoot borer, anthracnose, and canker diseases. MORE » – from   Wilson County Center

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4-H Summer Update

Are you curious what our 4-H’ers have been up to this summer?  Check out the 4-H June update for a collage of all the exciting 4-H activities that we’ve hosted in the last few weeks!!! MORE »

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4-H’ers Earn Junior Park Ranger Badges

In celebration of the NC State Parks’ 100th anniversary, a group of Edgecombe County 4-H’ers traveled to Merchants Millpond State Park for a fun day of hands-on exploration.  These youth experienced the Park via MORE »

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Edgecombe 4-H Newsletter, Summer 2016

Our 4-H’ers have an exciting summer ahead – check out what we’re doing and see how you can get involved!!! 4-H Newsletter Summer 2016 Are you getting the most out of 4-H?  We are MORE »

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4-H Chicken Chat & Rabbit Show

Would you like to raise a chicken or rabbit to show during National 4-H Week?!  Now is your chance!  See the flyer below for more information about how to register and get your MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Project Learning Tree High School WorkshopMon Aug 29, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Imagination Station Science & History Museum, 224 E. Nash St., Wilson, NC 27893, United States
— 4 days away
Edgecombe Soybean Variety TourTue Aug 30, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
3684 Norht Fountain Road, Pinetops
— 6 days away
County Holiday - Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY— 2 weeks away
Edgecombe Master Gardener's MeetingTue Sep 13, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Extension Lab
— 3 weeks away
NC Cotton Field DayThu Sep 15, 2016
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Upper Coastal Plain Research Station, 2811 Nobles Mill Pond Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27801, USA
— 3 weeks away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue Sep 20, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 4 weeks away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue Sep 20, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 4 weeks away
Coastal Plain Beekeepers MeetingTue Sep 20, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
— 4 weeks away
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