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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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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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Davidson County Strawberries popular

Will spring ever get here?  That’s the question many gardeners, farmers and myself have been asking lately.  Things are looking up and hopefully we are through the worst.   The cold temperatures, snow MORE »

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Breadmaking 101 Workshop

Nothing smells or tastes as good as fresh bread from the oven. Have you ever wanted to learn how to make homemade bread from scratch? Now is your chance. A hands-on workshop will MORE »

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Lawn Care Tips popular

One of the primary questions we are receiving from home owners this month are concerns about maintaining a healthy, green lawn throughout the summer.  Most of these folks are concerned because they struggled MORE »

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Dealing With Ice Damaged Trees

In the aftermath of a severe ice or wind storm, many homeowners ask a simple question about their trees: Will they survive? That question arises from the initial impulse to “get this mess MORE »

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Community Sponsored Agriculture (CSAs)

Over the last 20 years, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) has become a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer. Here are the basics: a farmer offers a MORE »

ServSafe Course

ServSafe Food Safety Course

What is ServSafe?  An 12-hour Food Safety Certification Course developed by the Education Foundation of the National Restaurant  Association. Who Should Attend?  Food Service managers and/or other employees responsible for the operation of MORE »

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Holiday - Office ClosedFri Apr 18, 2014 Today
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, East Center Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 10 hours ago
Davidson County Beekeepers MeetingMon Apr 21, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, East Center Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 3 days away
ServSafe ClassTue Apr 22, 2014
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, East Center Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 4 days away
Lexington Farmers Market - Opening DaySat May 3, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
Tips for a Successful Year of Food PreservingFri May 9, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Davidson County Cooperative Extension, 301 East Center Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Lexington Farmers Market - Train DaySat May 10, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Thomasville Farmers Market - Opening DaySat May 10, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
21 East Guilford Street, Thomasville, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Lexington Farmers Market - Health FairSat May 17, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
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