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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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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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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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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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Davidson County
Fair

The Davidson County Fair will be held September 19-24!  The fair books are now available.  You can pick one up at the Extension Office, or you can view a copy online.  All entries will be received on Sunday, September 18 from 2-5 p.m.  For more information, visit the Davidson County Fair website.

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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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Batcrow Farms Follows a Dream popular

Derrick Sides grew up on a farm and has a love of the land and agriculture but his perspective is unique. Having been an artist and involved in local government he decided to try MORE » – from   NC Farm School

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Crossings Farm Finds the Sweet Spot popular

Family, agriculture, community, and a passion for how they do things is what defines the farm that Jennifer and Ben Rosencrans had been dreaming of. Going back over 200 years Jennifer’s family farmed the MORE » – from   NC Farm School

Master Gardeners Host 12th Annual Garden Tour

This year’s garden tour, celebrating 12 years, will feature home gardens in the Country Club area east of Fairview Drive in Lexington. Saturday, June 4, 2016 – 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Sunday, MORE »

2016 Davidson County 4-H Summer Fun

4-H Summer Fun Info is now available!  Click the below links for all the information you will need! 2016 4-H Summer Fun Brochure 2016 Summer Registration 4-H Enrollment Form Fillable PDF 4-H Medical MORE »

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Extension Advisory Council Visits Local Farm

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has offices in each county in North Carolina and on the Cherokee Reservation. The mission of Cooperative Extension is to partner “with communities to deliver education and technology that MORE »

Safe Plates- Food Safety Manager Certification

What is NC Safe Plates?   NC Safe Plates is a food safety certification course developed by North Carolina State University. Certification is provided by the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals. Who MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Holiday - Office ClosedMon Sep 5 - Mon Sep 5, 2016 - ALL DAY— 1 week away
YARD SMART workshopTue Sep 6, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 1 week away
YARD SMART workshopWed Sep 7, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
YARD SMART workshopTue Sep 13, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Sheep Grazier's WorkshopSat Sep 17, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Beef Education Unit North Carolina State University 3720 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
— 3 weeks away
Davidson County FairMon Sep 19 - Sat Sep 24, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Davidson County Fairgrounds, Lexington, NC
— 3 weeks away
YARD SMART workshopTue Sep 20, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 3 weeks away
YARD SMART workshopWed Sep 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 4 weeks away
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