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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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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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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

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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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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Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Extension Master
Gardeners

The Extension Master Gardener program is an educational program designed to enhance public education in consumer horticulture. Volunteers work under the guidance of NC Cooperative Extension agents.

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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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Holiday Gifts from the Kitchen popular

Delight your family and friends with delicious gifts from the kitchen. We will share simple recipes or easy to make treats. Examples of themed gift-baskets for various food types will be shared for MORE »

4H Cooks

4-H Food Fair

This year’s Food Fair theme is “Healthy Alternatives”. Food Fair Flier Food Fair Rules & Guidelines Food Fair MORE »

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4-H Fall Plant Sales Fundraisers

DAVIDSON COUNTY 4-H BEGINS FALL FUNDRAISERS It’s that time of year again!  The weather is getting cooler, the county fair has come and gone, and 4-H is beginning their fall fundraisers. 4-H members MORE »

Waste Collection Box Sites

Davidson County has 11 Waste Collection Box Sites that are free to use and open to the public. These sites are an efficient as well as convenient way for residents to dispose MORE »

Recycling and Disposal of Items in Davidson County

  The Davidson County Department of Recycling collects and processes a wide variety of materials. The following materials can be dropped off at any of their eleven (11) box sites.All fiber (newspaper, cardboard,office MORE »

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4-H Food FairMon Nov 10, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, 301 E Center St, Lexington, NC, United States
— 1 week away
4-H Food FairMon Nov 10, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Center
— 1 week away
Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop: Focus on Energy & SocietyFri Nov 14, 2014
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Tiny Tastes Can Total Big Calories over the Winter HolidaysFri Nov 14, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, 301 East Center Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Lexington Farmers Market - Harvest MarketSat Nov 22, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Lexington Farmers Market - Holiday MarketSat Dec 6, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 1 month away
4-H CongressSat Jun 27 - Tue Jun 30, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
To be determined
— 8 months away
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